Proving Gig Speed
mark.tinka at seacom.mu
Sat Jul 21 06:01:24 UTC 2018
On 20/Jul/18 21:37, Scott Weeks wrote:
> Could you explain that? Do you mean logically near the
> ground stations?
I mean physically in the ISP's backbone.
They would use the satellite link for cache-fill, but then deliver
content locally. This should speed things up a great deal.
Having the cache on the other side of the satellite link doesn't help at
all, since the biggest latency tax is on the satellite link itself.
> I had a funny thought... CDN in the satellite. :)
:-) - don't give them ideas, hehe...
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