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Re: [SLUG] DSL to DSL connections
- To: Sydney Linux Users Group <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] DSL to DSL connections
- From: Jeff Waugh <jdub@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri Oct 6 12:12:37 2000
- User-agent: Mutt/1.2.5i
> Alan Lee wrote:
> We want to get all of our stores hooked up together, so we can do major
> filesharing (50mb documents) and also internet conectivity etc.
> .. What other means are there of getting rather high speed connections
> between offices(one of them been about 60km away) (but on average, 5km from
> each other) without spending a few million bucks a month for connections,
> and probably without going via a ISP, satalite?
If you can cut down on your need for the filesharing, a bunch of modems and
a central site work wonders.
I wonder if you can "optimise out" your need for high bandwidth?
One of my clients has regular inter-store deliveries, and a zip drive at
every location... Who needs bandwidth when you've got large payload
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