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Re: Delicious Network for Sale
- From: Jay
- Date: Mon Feb 19 17:09:26 2001
On Mon, 19 Feb 2001, Alex Bligh wrote:
> So if I buy transit from players like Internap / Opnix & implement
> a similar system, am I tier-1, tier--1, or the victim of meaningless
> marketing hype?
The "Tier-n" argument is never-ending. I think the bottom-line is that (no
offense) marketing people like it, engineers hate it. :)
When discussing Opnix, I won't use the "Tier-0" stuff. I prefer to just
stick with discussing our Internet/route intelligence technologies -- not
basic network architecture.
In the end, given all the "Tier-n" hype (good word, BTW), its probably
best to just ignore any sentence with the word "tier" in it and read the
.. Jay Jacobson Chief Executive Officer ..
.. Opnix, Inc. http://opnix.com ..
.. Innovating Internet Intelligence ..