Re: Re-selling T1's

James Sandusky ( )
Fri, 24 Apr 1998 10:16:00 -0500

Where do you find this utility?

James Sandusky

-----Original Message-----
From: Rudy Komsic <>
To: <>
Date: Thursday, April 23, 1998 2:48 PM
Subject: Re: Re-selling T1's

>I would strongly recommend the use of MRTG so that you can monitor your
>connection's throughput. This way you can determine if you need the high
>bandwidth and other stuff.
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Victor A. <>
>To: <>
>Date: April 23, 1998 2:41 PM
>Subject: Re-selling T1's
>>Hi Everybody,
>>I have a quick question for you all since I don't seem to understand
>>completely how to go about it, I've looked different ISP sites and they
>>seem to display similar information which makes my confusion even greater.
>>This is the scenario:
>>We currently have 3 customers requesting a T1 connection to the Internet.
>>I've seen in the different sites I've visited that IPS offer T1
>>for relatively low prices (compared to the prices one can get from MCI,
>>Sprint, etc.) but they themselves have only T1 connection or in some cases
>>2 T1's, my confusion arises from the fact that the prices given in the web
>>sites are relatively cheap compared to those given by the Big companies
>>what I don't get is how can I offer a T1 connection to a single customer
>>for let's say $1,200.00/month, what if he uses the full T1, how can I
>>re-sell my own T1 3 times!! to 3 different customers..? This question is
>>really giving me a hard time. Now Let me just ask you this, does the ISP
>>limits somehow the bandwith that is reselling to it's customers even when
>>they sell them a full T1?
>>Can I resell 'several' T1's off my 'single' T1 and not running the risk of
>>running out of Bandwith? If I charge a customer $1200 for it and he makes
>>use of the whole T1 and I am paying twice as much for it, wouldn't that
>>make me go down the drain in no time?
>>I'm sorry if this sound stupid but I really don't know the answer and how
>>to go about this situation..... maybe you all could help me clear my
>>and confused mind
>>Best Regards,
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