Re: [Emerald] isdn ratios

Ben Conner ( )
Thu, 11 Feb 1999 19:02:25 -0800

At 04:54 PM 2/11/99 -0600, you wrote:
> we try to keep a modem (56K) ratio of 10:1 and that seems to be good but we
> are looking at isdn and wonder the ratio there if we have only 1 or 2 pri's?
> would a 6:1 ratio be ok or can we go higher?

Our ISDN users tend to be connected shorter but log in more frequently. Here
ISDN isn't flat-rate so excessive access tends to be self-correcting. :)

> also any experience on how much added bandwidth will be needed?

Unless the folks are major file hogs, you probably won't notice any
difference. Most users are still staring at web pages or email much of the


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