Why has my Internet connection slowed down?
Reasons behind “Internet connection slowed down” user complaints
Slow Internet access can be a right pain, both in the workplace and at home. Nowadays, we demand fast access to websites and cloud services. Gone are the days of the 9600-baud modem. In its place we have high-speed links allowing instant access to information. However, I often come across instances of people complaining that “the Internet is slow”. Today it was my neighbor with one computer on his network, and last week it was a hospital network with thousands of connected systems. This post describes some of the reasons why an Internet connection can slow down.
Read the full article on my ComputerWorld blog