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Re: Estimate of satellite vs. Land-based traffic
From: Simon Lockhart <simon () slimey org>
Date: Tue, 6 Jan 2009 20:36:23 +0000

On Tue Jan 06, 2009 at 03:34:31PM -0500, Kevin.Smith () dca state fl us wrote:
Participting in a severe solar event EXERCISE.  Can anyone give me an
educated guesstimate of the percentage of backbone traffic that is
satellite dependent vs. that which is totally land-based?

Depends on the country. I suspect in the USA, it's close to 100% land-based.
In places in central Africa, it's probably close to 100% satellite based.

Simon
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