Moving to AF.. which ISP
shane at hathawaymix.org
Mon Mar 20 11:25:32 MST 2006
Andrew Jorgensen wrote:
> On 3/20/06, Sterling Jacobson <sterling at ilc-it.net> wrote:
>>You definitely want to go with the AF Broadband system.
> Is this the old Airswitch network? That was a 100Mbps copper network.
> Airswitch got out of the ISP business and into the switching hardware
> business. The rumor was that AF was going to buy the network and use
> it eventually.
AF did just that, and now I often get 1 MB/s downloads at home, which is
5X the speed I get at work.
BTW, the city gives you a free router when you sign up, but the free
router drops packets when you're downloading and uploading at the same
time. I just got a DI-524 and it solves the problem.
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