[AusNOG] Comindico routing

Paul Jones paul at pauljones.id.au
Wed Apr 23 17:40:55 EST 2008

Daniel Thoroughgood wrote:
> From what I understand TPG use their proxy more for segregating
> bandwidth than they do for caching.
> As I understand the proxies are on ranges that are advertised to the
> "good" bandwidth supply so that customers browsing remains relatively
> unaffected regardless of how hard they run the "bad" bandwidth supply.

Could have fooled me! A few weeks ago the proxy farm used to basically 
grind to a halt during the evening, but I had no trouble getting speeds 
in excess of 1200 kB/sec via ftp from Europe

I guess as always, you get what you pay for, but some of us have no choice!

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