New Internet speed record set

By Julio Franco
Oct 15, 2003
  1. Two major scientific research centres said on Wednesday they had set a new world speed record for sending data across the Internet, equivalent to transferring a full-length DVD film in seven seconds.

    The European Organisation for Nuclear Research, CERN, said the feat, doubling the previous top speed, was achieved in a nearly 30-minute transmission over 7,000 kms of network between Geneva and a partner body in California.

    Read more: CNN.
  2. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    Wasn't there one of these set just a few months ago? I guess people just don't give up.
  3. Shnig

    Shnig TS Enthusiast Posts: 170

    How are these speeds being achived?
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