Bandwidth Control Question

Tom (UnitedLayer) tom at
Sat Dec 20 10:58:04 UTC 2003

On Fri, 19 Dec 2003, Stephen Sprunk wrote:
> Thus spake "Claydon, Tom" <Tom.Claydon at>
> > Yep. There's plenty of fiber between the two buildings, so we may go that
> > route. Anyone know if there's any easy way to limit bandwidth on the
> > PA-POS-OC3 adapters?
> PA-POS-OC3MM    $6000/card    $38.71/Mbit
> PA-FE-FX    $3200/card    $32.00/Mbit
> PA-2FE-FX    $5000/card    $25.00/Mbit
> Why muck with SONET unless necessary?

I've seen PA-FE-FX for ~$200 on ebay recently, where did $3200 come from?
Also, I've seen the POSIP SM OC3 cards come up for fairly cheap too, so I
don't see why you'd want the multimode ones...

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