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Re: An Attempt at Economically Rational Pricing: Time Warner Trial

  • From: James R. Cutler
  • Date: Fri Jan 18 18:59:37 2008


As many universities found out long ago after installing Centrex lines in dormitory rooms, the quote below is not correct. Only, in telco-land, extended call duration was what used up the available connection paths. No, I don't know how many Erlangs.


On Jan 18, 2008, at 3:53 PM, Patrick W. Gilmore wrote:

On phone networks, flat rate kinda works because a single phone call is a very tiny fraction of the shared resource.

James R. Cutler james.cutler@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx