Traffic Inspection For Visibility, Control And New Business Opportunities
Peer-to-peer applications can easily consume a disproportionate amount of bandwidth. Traffic control based on packet inspection and heuristic analysis is therefore indispensable. However, the features can also be used to introduce more profitable service plans and to form partnerships with third-party content providers. With broadband services readily available at home and mobile broadband coverage being expanded, the subscribers' behavior and expectations are bound to change. In the near future, people will be accustomed to having access to advanced multimedia services regardless of their location.