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Re: PacBell

  • From: Justin W. Newton
  • Date: Tue Jun 24 17:57:10 1997

At 08:54 AM 6/24/97 -0700, Curt Howland wrote:
>> On Jun 24, Curt Howland <[email protected]> wrote: 
>> > Not everyone you might want to peer with on the West Coast
>> > is at the PAIX.
>> 	Right, the PAIX by itself wouldn't be enough (though the
>> 	lighting is really cool); but with the PAIX /and/ MAE-West?
>Coverage might reach whatever % of the 'net you're looking
>for with the PAIX and Mae-East alone, but that's not my major
>criteria for choosing exchange points.
>So maybe the question comes back to, "is everyone you want to peer
>with on the West coast at the PAIX?"

MAE /West/ Curt, MAE /West/ :).  (We'll also bet at MAE East, btw, but that
wasn't the point).  Basically, I believe what JD wanted to know is whether
or not traffic /is/ flowing better over PacBell NAP than it is through the
others, and to which provider(s) it seems that the traffic is flowing
better over that exchange, at this time.

Justin W. Newton                  voice: +1-415-482-2840 	
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