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Technical Effects From Everyone Working At Home

Leon Hounshell, chief product officer of EarthLink, talked with WABE’s Jim Burress.
Leon Hounshell, chief product officer of EarthLink, talked with WABE’s Jim Burress.
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With so many of us working from home and attending Zoom or Skype meetings and the like, WABE’s host of “All Things Considered,” Jim Burress, wondered what has been the effect on the companies behind our internet connections.

For some insight, Burress spoke to Leon Hounshell, the chief product officer at Atlanta-based EarthLink.

Burress asked Hounshell if demand on the IT infrastructure actually increased, or did it just shift?