Outbound traffic on a circuit?

Justin Wilson lists at mtin.net
Fri Nov 21 19:42:14 UTC 2014


But I am buying 1 Gig on a 1 Gig circuit.  I could see if it were
burstable but it was being billed as 1Gig on a Gig circuit.

Justin


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On 11/19/14, 8:40 PM, "joel jaeggli" <joelja at bogus.com> wrote:

>On 11/19/14 12:40 PM, Justin Wilson wrote:
>> I am looking at an order for a well known upstream provider.  They are
>> handing me a circuit at a data center.  The contract reads if we use
>>more
>> than 50% of the outbound the price gets re-priced and almost doubles.
>>How
>> many folks have ran into this?
>
>if you're buying 500Mb/s commit 95th percentile on a 1Gb/s circuit or
>5Gb/s on 10 then you can expect a contract to specify an upcharge
>accordingly if you bust your commit.
>
>I generally look for terms that provide a relavitily short notification
>window for uping my commit. e.g. 6 weeks or less.
>
>> Justin
>> 
>> --
>> Justin Wilson <j2sw at mtin.net>
>> http://www.mtin.net <http://www.mtin.net/blog>
>> Managed Services ­ xISP Solutions ­ Data Centers
>> http://www.thebrotherswisp.com
>> Podcast about xISP topics
>> http://www.midwest-ix.com
>> Peering ­ Transit ­ Internet Exchange
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>
>




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