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VoIP - Plan A vs Plan B


VoIP - Plan A vs Plan B First published February 26, 2004 on the "Networks, Economics, and Culture" mailing list. Subscribe to the mailing list.

2003 was a remarkable year in the US for voice over the internet (VoIP). If you needed a label for the events of the year, "Collapse of Denial" would be a good one -- after a long period of relative inaction, the FCC and the state regulators are suddenly pushing hard for a regulatory framework. The question is no longer whether voice is going to become an internet application, but when.