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2012-10-30 03:21:15

LONDON, Oct. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sybase 365®, the mobile services arm of SAP and the global leader in mobile interconnection and mobile commerce services, today announced a partnership with Zajil International Telecom Co., Kuwait's leading ISP and MPLS service provider. This partnership further strengthens the Sybase 365 global footprint by extending IP Exchange (IPX) services to mobile operators in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Together with Zajil's...

Irish ISP Blocks The Pirate Bay...Or Did They
2012-10-25 10:03:07

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online UPC, an Irish Internet Service Provider (or ISP) is having some trouble explaining itself this week. Torrent hungry UPC users began noticing a block on peer to peer sharing site The Pirate Bay on Monday. Instead of the site they were used to seeing, users saw a notice from UPC which read “The Pirate Bay has been blocked. The website you are trying to reach is currently unavailable. Further to a request from IRMA, the Irish...

2012-10-15 15:24:25

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As efficient network technologies employing fiber optics and hybrid fiber/coax diminish outages and increase bandwidth speed, customers utilizing DSL technology face reliability issues and worse-than-expected network speed, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2012 U.S. Residential Internet Service Provider Satisfaction Study(SM) released today. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050527/LAF028LOGO-a) Now in...

ISP Advertised Speeds And Performance Are Getting Better
2012-07-19 14:06:28

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online When your Internet Service Provider (or ISP) advertises speeds of “up to 20 MBps,” it´s rare that you´ll ever actually hit that number. The pesky disclaimer of “up to” is where they get you, as technically anything below those advertised 20MBs is “up to” 20. Safe to say, these ISPs are run by people who preferred limbo over leap frog in grade school. If the FCC is to be believed,...

2012-06-07 02:25:24

ATLANTA, June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Association of Inside Sales Professionals (AA-ISP) awarded Minneapolis, MN-based best-selling author Sam Richter with its 2012 Sales Book of the Year Award for Take the Cold Out of Cold Calling. The AA-ISP membership of more than 1,500 companies across the country selected Take the Cold Out of Cold Calling from a list of sales books published in 2012, at its conference yesterday in Atlanta. The organization awarded Richter with its Top...

2012-05-07 02:37:20

BANGALORE, India, May 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The trace email tool was voted the most useful of the six ip tracking tools developed by the internet firm ipmarker.com Trace email [http://ipmarker.com/trace-email/index.php ] is becoming popular among internet users who wish to investigate emails received from unknown or suspicious sources. It provides information about the geographical location and the name of the internet service provider of an email sender's mail server....

Britain's High Court Orders Block Of File-sharing Site The Pirate Bay
2012-05-01 07:38:20

Britain´s leading Internet service providers must begin blocking the file-sharing website The Pirate Bay, the nation´s High Court ruled on Monday. The order follows a lawsuit filed by major record labels, including Sony and EMI, who accused Britain´s top ISPs of facilitating the infringement of their copyrights by not preventing access to The Pirate Bay. The Swedish file-sharing website hosts links to download pirated free music, games, videos and software, including...

Australian Court Upholds Internet Piracy Ruling
2012-04-21 03:25:35

Brett Smith for RedOrbit.com An Australian federal court ruling has provided cover for internet service providers (ISP) hoping to avoid being held responsible for copyright violations committed by their customers. In the first such case to reach any country´s highest court, a group of Australian and international entertainment studios, including Disney and Warner Bros, alleged that the Australian ISP iiNet allowed for the copyright infringement on their properties through illegal...

2012-04-19 06:31:08

HARTFORD, Conn., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Web Marketing Association announces the call for entries for its 16th annual international WebAward Competition for Web site development at http://www.webaward.org. The WebAwards is the standards-defining competition that sets benchmarks for 96 industries, including technology, computer hardware, computer software, electronics, information services, applications services providers, interactive services and internet service provider websites,...

Surveillance-free ISP Promises Privacy Over Profits
2012-04-12 05:56:23

An upstart telecom and Internet service provider seeks to give customers something very rare in an age of growing surveillance: the complete protection of privacy from government spying, wiretapping, and other unconstitutional anti-privacy measures. The non-profit company, which is still in its planning stages, was founded by Nicholas Merrill, a 39-year-old former telecom engineer who previously ran a New York-based Internet provider. Speaking with CNET on Tuesday, Merrill said he wants...


Latest ISP Reference Libraries

Internet Service Provider
2013-01-20 09:16:23

An internet service provider or ISP is an organization or company that provides access to the internet through copper wires, phone lines, wireless, or fiber-optic cables. There are two types of ISPs, hosting and transit. The hosting ISP is like a co-location center where it will lease server space to people and smaller businesses. The transit ISP provides a large amount of bandwidth to connect hosting ISPs to access ISPs. The ISP can be community owned providing the service as non-profit...

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