Broadband Telephony: Toy or Tool ?

Junkus, Justin J.
October 2006
Communications Technology;Oct2006, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p16
Trade Publication
The article presents the author's comments on the increasing popularity of Internet broadband telephony. The author had been ignoring the technology until an offer from Vonage Inc., in which its product V-phone was offered as ideal for those surfing the Internet at a Wi-Fi hotspot. He then used the V-phone and performed a number of experiments regarding its performance and quality of service. An analysis on the experiments and performance of V-phone's broadband telephony feature is presented.


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