UBM: TECH DIGITAL RESOURCE LIBRARY

Controlling Peer-to-Peer And Recreational Internet Traffic

Jun 01, 2009

Download Recreational use of the Internet at work has far reaching implications for employers. wide area networks, already strained to the limit supporting business-critical applications, are increasingly vulnerable to the adverse effects of traffic generated by peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing, YouTube, and social networking sites like Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn. This white paper discusses strategies for controlling a broad range of recreational Internet traffic, such as instant messaging, P2P file sharing, and social networking activities that can slow business applications and impact employee productivity.


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