common method to count traffic volume on IX

Leo Bicknell bicknell at
Tue Sep 17 18:51:53 UTC 2013

In a message written on Tue, Sep 17, 2013 at 07:11:23PM +0300, Martin T wrote:
> counting traffic on inter-switch links is kind of cheating, isn't it?
> I mean if "input bytes" and "output bytes" on all the ports facing the
> IX members are already counted, then counting traffic on links between
> the switches in fabric will count some of the traffic multiple times.

Sounds like a marketing opportunity.


Presto, highest volume IX!

Maybe I should patent that idea.

       Leo Bicknell - bicknell at - CCIE 3440
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