Netflix’s Ongoing Quest To Save Bandwidth

Netflix is getting into some serious bandwidth trouble – by already accounting for 36,5 percent of the US internet traffic (!). By converting its entire catalogue into different bit rates (depending on complexity of content), the company hopes to save up to 20% of streaming bandwidth needed – and is also looking into P2P technology to potentially solve the issue.

More details: Netflix’s Ongoing Quest To Save Bandwidth | TechCrunch

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