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Funding - what about the second year?

>Actually, the proposal says that ARIN funding is for cost recovery - not
>just for the first year.  Most of the costs for operating ARIN will be
>ongoing.  For instance, rental space, equipment, connectivity, staffing
>will be leased/ongoing so startup costs are not expected to be the
>major cost.
>However, if operational costs are met along with an adequate surplus and
>the expectation is that there will be extra money than I expect the
>BoT will review the registration fees and consider lowering them.

We still need the proposed budget -- a three-year projection would be nice.
Also, if the capitalization is coming from a grant or lump-sum distribution
from NSI, that should be indicated as well.

Stephen Satchell, {Motorola ISG, Satchell Evaluations}
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