[LINK] itN: Perth-Singapore Cable Cut

Andy Farkas andyf at andyit.com.au
Sat Oct 3 10:34:23 AEST 2015

On 02/10/15 23:42, Paul Brooks wrote:
> The cable cut was in Indonesian waters. Nothing to do with NBN, any slowness is due to each RSPs inadequate  international arrangements.

My point was unclear. I was referring to fact that with redundant
cables the Internet can route around faults, but with the idiots at
nbn(tm) removing the redundancy in *its* network, once a cable
is cut, that's it, you're down until it's fixed.

IIRC this came up a couple months ago. See:



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