MCI [ATM overhead]

Jon Zeeff jon at
Thu Mar 21 14:04:44 UTC 1996

> 	Line Rate		155.520 Mbps
> 	Available to ATM	149.760
> 	Available to AAL	135.632

> The reader can apply their favorite packet size distributions to these
> numbers.
> Having said all that, I am not sure where that leaves us.

That leaves us with the throughput of two DS3 links.  It doesn't seem worth
the effort given how short term a solution it is.

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