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Re: Cogent Reviews?
- From: David E. Weekly
- Date: Thu Jul 19 21:59:51 2001
Thanks for this heads up; much appreciated. With what other providers have
you discussed fiber-optic deals? What kind of lead times do they require,
and what kind of pricing? I'd like to set this up quickly and cheaply. =)
----- Original Message -----
To: "David E. Weekly" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Thursday, July 19, 2001 5:57 PM
Subject: Re: Cogent Reviews?
>From other providers. My point being just read the fine print. If it
says $1000 for 100mbps thats cool. Just ake sure its for the full pipe.
On Thu, 19 Jul 2001, David E. Weekly wrote:
> These were quotes from Cogent? Or another provider?
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> To: "David E. Weekly" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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> Sent: Thursday, July 19, 2001 5:10 PM
> Subject: Re: Cogent Reviews?
> Hello David,
> In my deelings with co-lo.. Quotes that I have gotten in the past were
> around $1000 for a 100mbps feed. But in the fine context of the quotes its
> up to 10mbps then price increases based upon usage above the 10mbps. Not
> sure if yours is like that so read the fine print.
> On Thu, 19 Jul 2001, David E. Weekly wrote:
> > Hi, all. I'm looking to start a non-profit community colocation facility
> > Silicon Valley, and it seemed to me that Cogent Communications had the
> > deal on getting a big chunk of bandwidth ($1000/months for 100mbps).
> > Are there comparable deals out there, or is Cogent the only one at this
> > price point? Do they have good peering? What kind of latency/throughput
> > one get over their network? Do they have any customers? Any of you use
> > Cogent?
> > Thanks *so* much for any of your input; we're hoping to keep costs way
> > any input on this would be much appreciated.
> > Yours,
> > -david