ISPs providing service to users
Less traffic flows through their networks which is of benefit
because much of this would be unpaid traffic due to peering
The design and use of IT to improve environmental sustainability.
Focuses on reducing the am
Service Level Agreements
Network devices from different vendors provide different capabilities
Some faster, some more reliable, etc,.
Factors important in network performance
Device latency is delay imposed by device in processing
Enables managers to set priority policies for traffic (to take effect
Manager: order processing to have the highest priority
Software: configure devices using QoS capabilities in
ATM, TCP/IP, etc to give th