Want Good Home VoIP/Video Performance? Tweak Your Router
Most home routers are up to the job, but older ones will need some re-configuration.
"Broadband and cell providers have only recently realized the public's enormous appetite for streaming video, VoIP, and the combination of both. Most of the home and small-office routers out there are up to the task; unless they're brand new, however, they may not be optimally configured. Fortunately, you can take steps to improve the quality of rich media on your network," writes PCWorld's Jon L. Jacobi on Computerworld.com.
"At the end of this article you'll find tweaking specifications for six of the most popular high-end routers. If your model doesn't allow the tweaks we describe on the next page, it may be time to run to the store," Jacobi writes.
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Optimize Your Router for VoIP and Video