This article describes the path leading to the FCC’s decision to regulate the Internet, the legal battle that has ensued, the positions of interested parties, the stakes from their perspectives, the rules themselves, and the likely effects of those rules on network providers and application providers. Short case studies highlight likely sources of disputes. Recommended changes in imagery by network providers is included to re-orient the debate.
What Types of Regulatory and Pricing Strategies Work When Customers are Likely to Become Competitors?
Business Data Services (BDS), formerly called special access services, are dedicated broadband lines offered by network providers to business customers and...
This article highlights practical applications for managers and leaders of organizations stemming from recent research on regulatory focus theory. Research has...