This reminds me of Internet vs. delivery services in terms of bandwidth: what-if.xkcd.com/31/

@ostechnix I love those stories. Some years ago in a new office building we moved into, I was in charge of seting up the network. There was a rack in the basement, and a rack on the first floor, but no fibre optic, or anything else, connecting the two. When the engineer and contruction team were called in, I asked them if they recommend I should train rats to run up and does the stairs. They didn't like the joke..

@ostechnix "Never underestimate the bandwidth of a station wagon full of tapes hurtling down the highway."
–Andrew Tanenbaum, 1981

@ostechnix RFC 1149: IP over Avian Carriers. Meet the sneakernet.

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