Second Career For Retired Military Personnel At Nerds On Site

Nerds On Site provides a great second career opportunity for retired military personnel. We are always looking for talented and dedicated people to join our team, and we offer a comprehensive training program to help you transition into your new career. About Nerds On...

Fill The Beetle To Feed The People – North Carolina

Today the North Carolina Nerds had their first Fill The Beetle To Feed The People in the North Carolina Triangle area. I would say it was a huge success by the photos they sent me. One of the draw dropping photos I saw was the fact that Lowes Foods allowed Nerds On...

5 Reasons to use Remote Monitoring

Remote Monitoring of your IT equipment is a simple and intelligent way to ensure the fundamental operations of your business is in good health. Services like your website, email, important servers for applications, your Internet connection, etc. Here are just five...

Why NerdBox with ClearOS

Our NerdBox is the Nerds On Site appliance that suits a typical SME (Small and Medium Enterprise) of any sector as a behind-the-scenes technology that facilitates core essential services that every SME needs. IT administrators who have been through historical IT...

10 Ways ISPs are Finding Bandwidth Hogs

[thanks to one of our readers, Christine K. for sharing this with us]
“Describing a bandwidth hog is a matter of point-of-view and here is more to it than simple computations of amounts of usage. If someone uses a lot of bandwidth, but does so in off-peak hours, is that person any more of a hog than another user who uses less bandwidth but does so during peak usage hours? ISP’s are making big noises about bandwidth hogs, but some feel that is just a cover for raising rates. Price increases are seemingly inevitable, and, of course, it will be the consumer who bears the brunt of any price increase. Below are some of the debate points, along with a few ideas on more equitable distribution of costs.”

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10 Ways ISPs are Finding Bandwidth Hogs

10 Ways ISPs are Finding Bandwidth Hogs

[thanks to one of our readers, Christine K. for sharing this with us]
“Describing a bandwidth hog is a matter of point-of-view and here is more to it than simple computations of amounts of usage. If someone uses a lot of bandwidth, but does so in off-peak hours, is that person any more of a hog than another user who uses less bandwidth but does so during peak usage hours? ISP’s are making big noises about bandwidth hogs, but some feel that is just a cover for raising rates. Price increases are seemingly inevitable, and, of course, it will be the consumer who bears the brunt of any price increase. Below are some of the debate points, along with a few ideas on more equitable distribution of costs.”