Saturday, 03 December 2016

FCC 'deeply troubled' by Verizon throttling

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Friday 01 August 14

Chairman Tom Wheeler asks telco to justify policy of imposing speed restrictions on customers with unlimited data plans.

Tom Wheeler, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, said this week he is deeply troubled by Verizon Wireless' plan to impose speed restrictions on the heaviest users of its unlimited 4G data plans. Late last week Verizon announced that from 1 October it will apply its network optimisation policy to its LTE network…

Tom Wheeler, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, said this week he is deeply troubled by Verizon Wireless' plan to impose speed restrictions on the heaviest users of its unlimited 4G data plans. Late last week Verizon announced that from 1 October it will apply its network optimisation policy to its LTE network…

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