Dial Concentrators - TNT / APX8000 R.I.P.

Justin Wilson lists at mtin.net
Tue May 11 11:38:32 CDT 2010


There are those ppl who just want to do e-mail, are comfortable with
dial-up, don¹t want to pay for than $5-10 for internet, and can¹t get
anything else.
-- 
Justin Wilson <j2sw at mtin.net>
http://www.mtin.net/blog
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From: "Gregory J. Boehnlein" <damin at nacs.net>
Date: Tue, 11 May 2010 12:32:56 -0400
To: 'Mark Foster' <blakjak at blakjak.net>, 'Bill Fehring'
<lists at billfehring.com>
Cc: <nanog at nanog.org>
Subject: RE: Dial Concentrators - TNT / APX8000 R.I.P.

When I sold my business in January, we still had 4 PRI circuits that were
providing Dial-Up access using Livingston Portmaster 3's. I bet those things
will run for another 5 years! :)

Dial Up still has a place in many areas where Broadband cannot
cost-effectively reach. Better to have Dial Up than nothing at all.





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