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Which is more efficient?
From: "Murphy, Jay, DOH" <Jay.Murphy () state nm us>
Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2009 13:56:11 -0700


All,

In your humble opinion, which transmission method is more efficient, packet or cell?  Granted a cell is a fixed length 
packet and an IP packet is variable length....would this necessarily only relate to a specific protocol,  namely, cell 
in ATM, and IP in Ethernet or other  types of domains....feedback highly welcomed.  Trying to make a decision on the 
transport mode for cost, delay, jitter, ROI, etcetera.


Jay Murphy 
IP Network Specialist 
NM Department of Health 
ITSD - IP Network Operations 
Santa Fé, New México 87502 
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