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Topic # 23226 23-Jun-2008 00:18
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Snap Night Owl Plan - Does it still exist? I cannot find it on their site

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  Reply # 139823 23-Jun-2008 00:43
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Snap is currently not accepting new Night Owl connections.




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  Reply # 142173 2-Jul-2008 11:33
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RalphFromSnap: Snap is currently not accepting new Night Owl connections.


Are you guys likely to offer this again in the future? Having read some of the older discussions it would appear that this plan was always intended to have a cap on its number of users. Perhaps you could have a waiting list to allow new connections as people disconnect for various reasons?

Couple of other things while I'm at it (assuming I get a reply of course *grin*)

I've heard your quiet open to suggestions form potential customers, what's the chance of rolling over data blocks, or switching to a "pay for what you use" ala WxC? I'm quite tempted to switch to you guys, but I really dont like data "poofing" if not used.

Woult the increasedlatency for north island customers be crippling for gaming or are we talking minor increases here?

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  Reply # 142285 2-Jul-2008 16:38
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Howdy,

We are currently not ho.,lding a waiting list for new Night Owl customers, if/when Night Owl opens up it will be on a first in best dressed basis.

There are ideas currently for pay as you go style plans, though none have been implemented yet (atleast for residential users). The increased latency from our services is around 20ms.

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  Reply # 142304 2-Jul-2008 18:23
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Thanks for the info Ralph.

If you guys implement a pay as you go plan with reasonable data charges I might just swap over to you guys, certainly the word round here seems to be that the sun shines from the proverbial :-P




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  Reply # 142305 2-Jul-2008 18:24
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certainly the word round here seems to be that the sun shines from the proverbial :-P


Of course... this is one of the old images from our front page.





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  Reply # 142306 2-Jul-2008 18:27
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You don't have permission to access /images/sunjump.png on this server.





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  Reply # 142307 2-Jul-2008 18:30
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Being on the internal LAN I didn't have that problem... can't believe I did that.

Should be fixed now.




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  Reply # 142311 2-Jul-2008 18:38
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We all have our moments.. I spent nearly 20 minutes trying to resolve an issue the other day because I belived someone when they said they'd done step 1 in a process :-P

And as for the pic, yes it certainly does support the gossip lol




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