DSL options in NYC for OOB access

Joly MacFie joly at punkcast.com
Tue Jan 25 00:38:50 CST 2011

AFAIK all DSL providers will end up going through Verizon wires, you are
just shifting customer service & billing. Alternatives are the Cable Co,
probably Time Warner, or, more expensively, http://www.towerstream.com/


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andy Ashley [mailto:lists at nexus6.co.za]
> Sent: Monday, January 24, 2011 5:04 PM
> To: nanog at nanog.org
> Subject: DSL options in NYC for OOB access
> Hi,
> Im looking for a little advice about DSL circuits in New York,
> specifically at 111 8th Ave.
> Going to locate a console server there for out-of-band serial
> management.
> The router will need connectivity for remote telnet/ssh access from the
> NOC.
> Looking for a low speed (and low cost) DSL line with a fixed IP.
> I searched some obvious providers but dont really want to deal with a
> huge company (Verizon, Qwest, ?) if it can be avoided.
> Also $80-100+ seems a lot for something that will be used very rarely,
> but maybe those prices are normal.
> Are there smaller/independent companies out there offering this sort of
> thing?
> I dont know much about the US DSL market, so any hints are welcome.
> Thanks.
> Andy.
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