[SI-LIST] Re: Fibre channel interconnect margins

  • From: Alan.Hiltonnickel@xxxxxxx
  • To: steven@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 03 Jul 2006 10:01:02 -0700

Steven Kan wrote On 07/03/06 09:46,:

>I suppose we're way off in the weeds, here, but is the noise actually 
>unbounded? Or does it just behave in a Gaussian-like manner within the realm 
>of times/rates that matter for shipping product? I suppose if I sat in my 
>chair for long enough, a truly unbounded system might cause a gold bar to 
>pop into existence on my desk, but my empirical GBR (gold-bar rate) is 
>currently 0. 

Steve, that's only because your observation period is too short. Call me 
in about 10e12 years, and I'll help you count your gold bars.

Alan Hilton-Nickel
Signal Integrity Engineer
Sun Microsystems Inc.
Netra Systems and Networking
Newark, CA

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