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Traffic shaping, also known as "packet shaping," is the practice of regulating network data transfer to assure a certain level of performance, quality of service (QoS) or return on investment (ROI). The practice involves delaying the flow of packets that have been designated as less important or less desired than those of prioritized traffic streams.
 
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Net neutrality - a philosophy that insists that data packets on the Internet should be moved impartially, without regard to content, destination or source. It is sometimes referred to as the "First Amendment of the Internet." Terms you need to know when discussing this topic include:
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