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Re: Why so little traffic from C&W

  • From: Simon Lockhart
  • Date: Thu Jun 07 17:50:56 2001

>	Breaking down?  It used to be that anyone connected directly
>	to an exchange point was tier one, and the tiers are pretty
>	obvious beyond that.  Now that everyone's at the exchanges,
>	"tier one" is simply a marketing term.

I believe the latest common definition of tier 1 in that of an ISP with no 
transit.

Simon
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