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RE: Query re request routing
At 01:27 AM 3/6/01 -0800, Reinaldo Penno wrote:
>yes, the word access is confusing , we should align our terminology to that
>which is already in use in broadband networks.
I'm open to suggestion of alternate terms.
I only used the word "access" because, in my neighborhood, we've been
calling our avatar-deploying customers "access networks" for years (and the
boxes they deploy "access caches"). When I use the term around other
companies in the "content layer" space, it has gained some acceptance.
However, if it's going to only create chaos when I start to speak to
someone who works with broadband, then I'm stuck.
There's a dearth of short, self-explanatory, technically correct, unused
Oh!!! Here's one. Wouldn't even need to change my acronym: "Avatar Content
Network". All in favor, say nothing at all. :)
Phil Rzewski - Senior Architect - Inktomi Corporation
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