More BW, Less Taxes
albert at waller.net
Tue May 29 15:51:37 UTC 2001
At 03:37 PM 5/29/01 +0000, bmanning at vacation.karoshi.com wrote:
> Why does BW cost so much?
It might make more sense to ask "Why is bandwidth so cheap (and getting
cheaper so fast) in the US?" The simple answer is: Moore's law, competition
(leading to a "fiber glut") and economies of scale.
If you're across an ocean from the US, you have to factor in the cost of
running underwater cable.
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