Vaxination Informatique's involvement with CRTC with regards to throttling
CAIP vs Bell
- Fri 04-Apr-2008 To:CRTC
- My 4 page document to the CRTC outlining why Bell Canada has no
jurisdiction to provide network management at the level of the content (aka:
throttling) on what are essentially private circuits between an ISP and its
Tue 08-Apr-2008 On: CRTC
- My letter was filed by the CRTC as a Part 7, and attached to the CAIP's
2008-04-03 - #: 8622-C51-200805153 - Canadian Association of Internet
Providers (CAIP) - Application requesting certain orders directing
Bell Canada to cease and desist from "throttling" its wholesale ADSL
Fri 23-May-2008 ADSL overview/introduction
- This is a 4 page document providing general background to the
ADSL service and who is responsible for what and why Bell has no right to
look into the PPPoE payload contents. You can distribute this document
to your heart's content.
- Thu 03-Jul-2008 To:CRTC
- My 29 page document to the CRTC outlining, well, many things against Bell's
attempt to throttle the GAS/5410 tarifs. Had no time to proof read it. EPAS
didn't work, but managed to submit at 23:57 using their web interface.
Don't bother pointing typing errors, handing text, missing sentences etc.
- Thu 04-Dec-2008 To:CRTC (von
- A 3 page letter to Konrad von Fickenstein, chairman of the CRTC outlining
information dissemation failures as well as how the CRTC should not tolerate
that telcos submit techically inaccurate information.
- Thu 08-Jan-2009 From:CRTC (Tarversy)
- The CRTC's response to the above letter. From John Traversy, Executive
- Mon 09-Feb-2009 To: General
- 14 page document outlining the flaws of the CRTC decision 2008-108. This
document is not being submitted to the CRTC at this point in time.
2008-19 Throttling Public Inquiry
- Mon 23-Feb-2008 To:CRTC
- My feb 23 submission as general comments to the CRTC for the 2008-19 public
- Tue 07-Jul-2009 To:CRTC Presentation
- Slides in PDF and powerpoint for Vaxination's Jly 7th presentation at the
public hearings on 2008-19. Original in Keynote, so powerpoint is reduced in
features and may not faithfully reproduce presentation.
TN-7181 Bell's attempt at Usage Based Billing for GAS
- Tue 14-Apr-2009 To:CRTC
- The Usage Base Billing and other restrictions planned by Bell MUST NOT
be allowed to pass. Only had a few hours to write this due to confusion at CRTC
with regards to deadlines.
- Fri Aug 21 2009 To:CRTC Request for
Stay of Execution
- A request for stay of execution of 2009-484 which is the decision to
authorize Bell to start billoing UBB rates in early november. The
implementation date is not realistic, especislly when you consider CRTC just
began a new process to re-examine some of the aspects of that decision.
Review and Vary for Telecom Decision 2008-108 (throttling)
- Letter, Web 20-May-2009 To:CRTC
- Analysis, Web 20-May-2009 To:CRTC
- Review and Vary application to get the CRTC to reverse its decision to
allow Bell Canada to throttle.
- Reply to comments Web 02-Jul-2009 To:CRTC
- Vaxination's Final reply to the comments submitted by various parties.
- Supplemental comments Tue 10-Aug-2009 To:CRTC
- Supplemental comments as a result of disclosure by Bell of proportion of
usage GAS/Vs Sympatico.
- A canadian site operated by Michael Geist on Net Neutrality issues
- Michael Geist frequently updated blog on current issues
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- A forum for general canadian broadband issues. Smaller ISPs are represented
- The ennemy's web site.
Press Release from Ellacoya
- A press release (PDF) showing current trends in bandwdith use per main
applications. P2P is no longer #1, it is HTTP which now uses the most.
2 Page PDF on How it works
- This is a 2 page document from Ellacoya outlining how the throttling works and how it
detects which packets are to be crippled.
Press release on new software features
- Press release confirming that Ellayocas are now able to process/cripple encrypted
flows to spot BitTorrent and Skype.