[Herts] Best broadband in Stevenage

JB john at jayybee.com
Tue Nov 12 00:09:09 UTC 2013

Hi all,

I have used VM for years and generally it has performed very well.
Don't forget you get copper from the outside JB to your inside modem!
It gets my vote without question.


On Mon, 2013-11-11 at 10:30 +0000, David Precious wrote:
> On Sun, 10 Nov 2013 00:09:39 +0000
> Michał Olber <olbi at pcmod.pl> wrote:
> > Hi guys
> > I'm looking now for the best broadband unlimited internet in the 
> > Stevenage. Now I have T-Mobile Online but it sucks like hell. I need 
> > minimum of 10 Mb/s speed all the time without laggs. What You can
> > recommend?
> Another vote for Virgin Media here - I steer clear of ADSL, as from
> experience it's rather fragile (not surprising, trying to send high
> speed data signals over shite quality twisted copper pair) - although
> BT Infinity may solve that problem by replacing the majority of the run
> with fibre up to the local cabinet - but if the copper pair from the
> cabinet to your house (or your internal wiring) is shite, it might
> still suffer).
> With VM, you know you'll get a new, decent quality cable that's up to
> the job installed; in my experience, their service is pretty damn
> solid, and generally gives me the speed advertised.
> I have a RIPE Atlas probe installed locally, and the remote
> reachability stats for the month (connection uptime) are typically 98%
> or better.
> I'd echo the recommendations to put the "Super"Hub in modem mode and
> use a proper wifi access point & router, though - it wasn't so super in
> my experience.

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