Internet II is coming...

> data, after SONET, ATM, IP and TCP overheads.
> Perhaps, I missed your point...

Explicit: 6meg is not very fast for an uplink speed for a whole
Implicit: There seems to be a lot of: "It's ATM so it must be
    fast" going around. This conclusion does not follow.


To move IP packets, it will always be faster without ATM than with ATM
at any given linerate. The rest is pricebstructure, tarrifs, politics
and marketing.