Originally Posted by SurfinTurf
Gibber, what was I thinking, 600 mb/s!? T1 is 1.5 mb/s. What's a cable modem speed, 600 kb/s give or take? My 8830 is no where near as fast as my cable modem. I need to try the 8830 modem out with a laptop and see how that compares. Maybe the bottleneck is the 8830 processor and OS.
I get about 2.5 mbps to 4.5 mbps with my cable modem (downlink) and about 3 mbps with DSL in my office (I am really close to the switch however). I think 2.5-4.5 is pretty common for fiber optic cable systems. DSL varies with the package you get and the distance to the switch.