[ZdNet] Telstra tests P2P throttling, deep packet inspection

Australia's largest telecommunications network is testing methods to curb peer-to-peer traffic on its network. [...]

Telstra has been a strong advocate for copyright enforcement in the past. Telstra, along with Optus, is understood to be willing to participate in a trial scheme developed with the copyright lobby and the Attorney-General's Department, aimed at curbing copyright infringement through warning notices that it would send out to customers who are suspected of sharing infringing material online. iiNet has said it will not participate in such a scheme unless forced to by the government. [...]