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depends on the provider. Netflix is pretty good at offering peering or local cache servers that can be installed inside of a providers network.

But most providers don't take Netflix up on that offer and rather focus on hoping that crappy peering is forcing Netflix into paying them for connectivity.






That's not the impression I get from Wikipedia. Do you have a source?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technical_details_of_Netflix#O...


Netflix is open to any peering, some ISPs are not: https://techcrunch.com/2014/07/29/netflix-and-att-sign-peeri...



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