[ILUG] broadband access...
bradyn at maths.tcd.ie
Wed Feb 6 12:59:46 GMT 2002
On Wed, 06 Feb 2002 11:27:03 GMT, kevin lyda said:
>hm... seems rather windows oriented, but net via satellite?
they must have bought up <INSERT NAME OF COMPANY WOT USED TO DO IT>,
and in any case they say:
From historical data it has been shown that 5% of the users,
if left unchecked, often consume up to 50% of the total
available bandwidth, <BLAH BLAH BLAH>
which profile the use against that of the contracted service.
If the monitored use is constantly above that of the profile,
then access speeds will be reduced to one eight of the
contracted speed for a period of 8 hours or until such time
as their usage pattern returns to that of the contracted
As me granny used to say, full of bottom.
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