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Internet interconnection: networking in uncertain terrain

Uta Meier-Hahn

Over the past few months, I have conducted close to 50 interviews with network engineers, peering coordinators, internet exchange point operators and industry observers from more than 20 countries across the globe. Based on that, I wrote down some thoughts about internet interconnection for RIPE Labs.

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Conflict of conventions? What a social sciences view can reveal about the interconnection deal between Netflix and Comcast

Uta Meier-Hahn

When Netflix and Comcast recently announced that the video service's data will be poured into the Comcast network more directly, interconnection agreements were put in the spotlight as economic practices. However, economic action happens in a social context. The concept of economics of convention can help us see the social in internet interconnection.

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