LET'S JUST GO AROUND
Well, you don't elaborate on what you think this paradigm shift actually
*is*, so it's a little difficult to comment on how this proposal imapcts
issues from a technical or economic perspective is relevant.
Overall, I think that the ARIN proposal already reflects practices in
use throughout the Internet; a reflection of reality.
At 08:13 AM 2/5/97 -0500, Jeff Binkley wrote:
>And do you think other NSPs might think about changing their policies if
>this proposal goes through ? I think it would be foolish not to think
>they won't at least look at them. I personally think we are going to
>see the whole economic model for the Internet start to shift this year
>anyway. Keep an eye on the larger ISPs and you'll see the trend
>starting. I guess the one question I would have for the ARIN supporters
>is what happens when the ISP market starts to consolidate as Gartner and
>others have been predicting. This will radically change the customer
>base and the overall makeup of the Internet ISP market. Will the
>proposal support this easily from a technical and economic standpoint ?