CANARIE looks at Internet’s growth
News | 07/12/2000 4:00 am EDT
An optical network dedicated to Internet traffic may sound futuristic, but not for people who work at Canada’s advanced Internet development organization. At CANARIE Inc, it’s an obvious solution to the current bandwidth and technical limitations of existing telephone networks. With digital media applications and services becoming more widespread within both businesses and homes, it may be time for our 100-year-old telephone network to retire.