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Re: ATM --> HSSI

  • From: Kent W. England
  • Date: Thu Jan 08 15:30:30 1998

At 11:16 AM, Karl Denninger wrote:
>Note that ADSUs do NOT fully implement rate shaping and have interesting
>buffering constraints.  This can cause interesting problems.
>The ADSU <> DS3 solution isn't a bad one if you are going to pull less than
>about 15Mbps through the line. 

That is about right, if Kentrox has not further developed this box since I
last worked on the PacBell NAP project. If you need full rate DS-3 ATM,
gulp hard and go for the cisco AIP interface.

You might want to send a note to [email protected] and ask current NAP
members if they have an old Kentrox ADSU lying around after a cisco AIP
upgrade. You can start with that and upgrade later if you need to.