RINA - scott whaps at the nanog hornets nest :-)

George Bonser gbonser at seven.com
Sat Nov 6 15:38:38 CDT 2010

> Completely agree with you on that point.  I'd love to see Equinix,
> DECIX, and the rest of the large exchange points put out statements
> indicating
> their ability to transparently support jumbo frames through their
> fabrics, or at
> least indicate a roadmap and a timeline to when they think they'll be
> able to
> support jumbo frames throughout the switch fabrics.
> Matt

Yes, in moving from SONET to Ethernet exchange points, we have actually
reduced the potential performance of applications across the network for
no good reason, in many cases.

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