Above.net off the air

Jay R. Ashworth jra at scfn.thpl.lib.fl.us
Wed Apr 28 14:30:47 UTC 1999

On Wed, Apr 28, 1999 at 12:38:08AM -0700, I Am Not An Isp wrote:
> Additionally, without commenting on the cause or the fix or even
> Above.Net's network, I must say Above.Net does a good job of trying to keep
> their customers informed.  I've seen notifications for things which might
> not have been noticed by customers - things other providers might have
> tried to sweep under the rug.

They do seem to have an excellent rep in other circles.

Phil Greenspun of Ars Digita, whom I'm sure is a polarizing concept
(:-) seems to like them real well...

(For those who've never run across Phil, he wrote "How To Be A Web
Whore Just Like Me", aka "Creating Database Backed Websites" -- some
publishers have _no_ sense of humor.  http://photo.net)

-- jra
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