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What are the different classes of Internet Connection and how do they differ?

I'm looking for the technical differences between consumer and professional Internet connections. By "professional" I mean: The kind you can get at a datacenter The kind you can get at an office ...
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3answers
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Why are the prices for broadband bandwidth at data centers much higher than consumer/small business offerings? [closed]

The prices for broadband bandwidth at data centers are sometimes as much as 10x higher than for a typical small business/consumer connection, at least where I live. Now, I understand those are two ...
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4answers
461 views

Monitor bandwidth usage of a datacenter

I would like to know what application is best for measuring bandwidth usage in large datacenters. Our company is in the process of setting up a DC which will have around 1000 physical servers. We ...
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4answers
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1Gbit/s dedicated connection in Seattle is enough for Asia and America?

I want to provide good quality web service to Eastern-Asia and America. Is 1Gbit/s in Seattle sufficient for common web applications and (if possible) real-time messaging, or I should consider another ...