[pp.int.general] how do you feel about net neutrality?
david.arcos at gmail.com
Fri Sep 5 18:16:57 CEST 2008
On Fri, Sep 5, 2008 at 5:30 PM, Helmut Pozimski <mailinglist at pozimski.eu>wrote:
> > Again, QoS vs net neutrality.
> > Don't never allow them to confuse you with this terms. QoS is necessary
> > has always been done.
> Where has it been done to the internet? I can only find some research
> and drafts. I am sure that it isn't being done in Germany at the moment and
> believe everyon trying to do this would face serious resistance from all
> the country.
QoS, traffic shaping, firewalling, etc. They have been used since the
More info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Network_performance
You are right, though: technical measures can also be abused.
"no-net-neutrality" measures can be "camouflaged" as QoS.
But QoS is not inherently "evil": network neutrality is about censorship,
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