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Re: Internet Exchange Questions

  • From: Richard A Steenbergen
  • Date: Tue Mar 19 08:38:02 2002

On Tue, Mar 19, 2002 at 12:46:57PM +0100, Iljitsch van Beijnum wrote:
> This hasn't happened. However, the reasoning still stands: why buy rack
> space in a remote place and go through all kinds of trouble to install a
> router there, if you can easily use some kind of switched/multiplexed
> service from a telco and directly connect with your intended peering
> partners over it, regardless of where everyone is located. (Hey, does this
> sound like private interconnects?)

You answered your own question. :)

Richard A Steenbergen <[email protected]>
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