2011-08-11 00:00:00 | Event

Meet @ IBC 2011

Meet the Jet-Stream team @IBC, September 9-14.

We will give a sneak preview of our upcoming CDN technology release v10.6.

Join us at the Dutch Media Hub booth in Hall 9, to discuss your CDN strategies and requirements.

Our agendas are filling up, so be fast! Contact sales@jet-stream.com for a meeting.


2011-08-01 00:00:00 | Net Neutrality

Illegal traffic optimization


After publishing this post, I’ve been getting a lot of questions from telecom operators and vendors about which traffic optimization technologies are legal and illegal, under which circumstances. It doesn’t cover all technologies, nor am I a lawyer. I did check with a highly respected ICT law firm though. I also asked content owners about their opinion, and to my surprise almost none of them really know what others are doing with their content.

I hope that the info below clears the debate about what is and what is not legal:

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2011-07-20 00:00:00 | Uncategorized

Glashart Open Play | Online TV streams instead of DVB-T | Mobile data plans frustrating mobile video

The Netherlands are leading when it comes to Internet penetration and Internet usage, both in broadband and mobile. Innovations and market developments here are a trend indicator for other countries. In the past few weeks, three very interesting telco and broadcasting related incidents happened:

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2011-07-12 00:00:00 | Uncategorized

Telco networks and CDNs: CAPEX, OPEX


Recently I’ve encountered more and more questions about how CDNs can lower operational costs for telecom operators and content publishers.

Quick conclusion #1: CDNs are not just used to lower costs, they are a strategical (survival in a changing world) and commercial, monetization tool.

Quick conclusion #2: with a combination of an intelligent CDN plus a Transparent Caching platform you can offload up to 50-65% of all the traffic, not just in short term.

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2011-06-20 00:00:00 | Log Processing Technology

Afterburner: CDN, federated CDN log processing

Jet-Stream announces a new product! Jet-Stream Afterburner. Afterburner is our new Content Delivery Network (CDN) and Transparent Internet Caching (TIC) log processing engine suite.

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