Estimate of satellite vs. Land-based traffic

sthaug at nethelp.no sthaug at nethelp.no
Wed Jan 7 14:51:12 CST 2009


> When I was working with Svalbard, Internet connectivity was through a  
> satellite link at about 2.5 degrees
> elevation looking through a notch in the mountains.  I don't think it  
> has changed

It has. Svalbard now has undersea cable connection to the Norwegian
mainland. See

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Svalbard_Undersea_Cable_System

Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, sthaug at nethelp.no




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