Re: ISDN

Adam Ryan (adam@peepshow.com)
Fri, 22 Nov 1996 16:57:08 -0500 (EST)


And what exactly does that have to do with cuseeme?

On Thu, 21 Nov 1996, Mary Burger wrote:

> I am getting ready to launch a new service to my customers using desktop
> videoconferencing so I have been checking out software, equip. etc. I
> saw a newspaper article where PacBell announced a new service at Comdex
> where they combine ISDN services. For $500 you get a modem, installation
> of ISDN line and and internet ISDN account. Then you pay $50 per mo for
> internet access plus $25 for the ISDN line. This seems awfully expensive
> to me. Their selling point is that it solves the problem of setting up a
> modem to operate correctly with both the phone company and a separate
> ISP. Is it really that hard to get the system working? Are ISDN modems
> that finicky? Any other advice is appreciated as my knowledge is
> presently researched based, rather than from actual experience.
>