[svlug] DSL provider (raw bandwidth <-> pacbell?)
raffi at linwin.com
Fri Mar 23 23:54:02 PST 2001
On Sat, 24 Mar 2001, Erik Steffl wrote:
> I've heard good things about raw bandwidth on this mailing list in the
> past (and today, in northpoint related message by Rick). If anybody has
> any experience I would appreciate comparison to pacbell - the price
> difference is $25/month (raw is more expensive) since pacbell doesn't
> charge anything for isp services (one year contract).
> Is it worth it to go with raw bandwidth? why? (I checked the
I'm using their service since October of last year. There were very few
downtimes so far. They do depend on Pbell somewhat but the service is
acceptable considering the blackouts. I have friends using PacBell service
and they suffered 24 hours+ downtime more than once during same period.
-- Rafael Skodlar
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