Serving Rural East Texas

DSL

DSL Internet Access Features and Benefits

*ADSL modems and/or modem/routers purchased by the customer from a vendor other than Eastex must be compatible with Eastex's equipment. Eastex WILL NOT be responsible for technical support on modems and/or modem/routers that we do not offer for sale to the customer. Eastex requires the following specifications: The modem and/or modem/router must be capable of supporting PPP over Ethernet. The ADSL modem and/or modem/router must be capable of allowing the VPI and VCI to be changed to 0 and 35. The ADSL modem/router must not be a bridging type. The modem/router must be compatible with the Alcatel chipset incorporated in Eastex's equipment.

**SDSL modems are modem only units with a single Ethernet port facing the customer and cannot be purchased by the customer from a vendor other than Eastex. The customer is responsible for providing a router to place behind the SDSL modem that is capable of terminatiing a PPP over Ethernet session. The customer provided router must have sufficient Ethernet ports and/or wireless capabilities necessary to suit the customer's needs at their particular location.

***Netflix suggests you have at least a 1MB connection for reliable use of their services. (See Netflix Support)

These services are ONLY available to Eastex Telephone customers whose line qualifies. To have your line checked for qualification, call your local Eastex Telephone Cooperative office.Top