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Re: UUNET peering policy

  • From: John Fraizer
  • Date: Tue Jan 09 05:09:25 2001

On Tue, 9 Jan 2001, Stephen J. Wilcox wrote:

> Hmm, what are they trying to prove? They want to own the Internet no
> doubt. I'd prefer to pay another like Genuity for transit to UUNET than
> pay them direct and feed their appetite for power.

Agreed.  I am constantly telling UUNET sales monkeys that we'll gladly buy
transit directly from them, as soon as they meet or beat the $ per Mb/s
that we're currently getting.  For now, I'll pay the 3ms "latency tax" to
save 50% on the transit bill. 

(UUNET Sales Monkeys, do you read this list?  STOP CALLING ME UNTIL YOU

John Fraizer
EnterZone, Inc