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Re: Verizon has been listening to nanog.
On Wed, Oct 24, 2007 at 08:29:54AM -0400, Joe Maimon wrote: > > On 10/23/07, Leo Bicknell <[email protected]> wrote: > > > >>http://www.usatoday.com/tech/news/2007-10-23-verizon-fios-plan_N.htm > >> > >>20 Mbps down, 20 Mbps up, fully symmetrical for $65. > > > > > > That's pretty sweet, now all they have to do is start laying the fiber > > over here... > > And stop ripping out copper. Now that I've gotten caught up on my inbox, perhaps this apropos article will be viewed as more timely for this list than my earlier outburst: http://www.beskerming.com/commentary/2007/10/24/292/PhD_Student_Claims_200x_Improvement_for_Copper_Broadband (there's also a link in the article WRT to the Verizon issue of copper XOR fiber.) -- Henry Yen Aegis Information Systems, Inc. Senior Systems Programmer Hicksville, New York