Telia network quality

Greg Sowell greg at
Sat Feb 4 23:36:52 UTC 2017

I've been using them out of Dallas for about 2.5 years now with very good
success.  Their NOC has been top notch in responding to our issues, though
I've seen repeated peering issues for them with a single provider, but
who's to say that's their fault and not the other parties?

On Thu, Feb 2, 2017 at 8:55 PM, Kaiser, Erich <erich at> wrote:

> I would say that information is not 100% accurate.  We use Telia for waves
> nationwide and also have several DIA ingest(transit) points from them.  If
> anything, the IRU carriers they are using may have a problem sometimes due
> to fiber cuts, but that is why you build redundant paths.
> They are very ontop of the ball when one of the waves goes down.  We
> actually don't utilize a ton of their transit due to the nature of our
> network design, because we are  connected to all of the major IXs.
> Erich Kaiser
> The Fusion Network
> erich at
> Office: 630-621-4804
> Cell: 630-777-9291
> On Thu, Feb 2, 2017 at 10:12 AM, Don <don at> wrote:
> > I heard Telia's quality had been on the decline lately as they were
> > signing on lots of high-capacity new customers, and Cloudflare had some
> > complaint about them a few months prior too. Does anybody have any
> insight
> > into whether this is still the case? I was trying to evaluate whether
> Telia
> > would be a good carrier to switch over to as a primary provider, as their
> > pricing does look pretty attractive.
> >
> > B/R
> > Don


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