[ARIN-consult] [arin-announce] Fee Schedule Change Consultation
Schiller, Heather A
heather.schiller at verizon.com
Tue Nov 13 13:27:58 EST 2012
I'm pretty sure ARIN already uses the count of total addresses within an ORG as the basis for the fee? For example, if an org has 4 non-contiguous /22's (a /20 worth of IP's) they bill at Small (/20-/19)
I do think the wording could be improved.. Allocation or assignment size instead of "block size"
From: arin-consult-bounces at arin.net [mailto:arin-consult-bounces at arin.net] On Behalf Of Owen DeLong
Sent: Tuesday, November 13, 2012 12:48 PM
To: John Curran
Cc: arin-consult at arin.net
Subject: Re: [ARIN-consult] [arin-announce] Fee Schedule Change Consultation
On Nov 12, 2012, at 14:10 , John Curran <jcurran at arin.net> wrote:
> On Nov 12, 2012, at 5:00 PM, "Mr. James W. Laferriere" <babydr at baby-dragons.com> wrote:
>> With the reduced fee's for an end user /24 (what looks to me as) $100 .
>> This would reduce my heart ache quite a bit . I already have an ASN
>> (19274) for which I pay the $100 annual maintenance fee .
>> My question is what would my end user fee be for this combination , ipv4/24 & ASN be ?
> As proposed, there would be a $100/yr end-user maintenance fee for
> each of the IPv4 block and for each AS number (for a total of
> $200/year in your example)
> There has been some discussion to include end-user maintenance for 1
> IPv4 block, 1 IPv6 block, and 1 AS number for a single $100 annual
> fee, and $100 for each additional resource. If that change is
> adopted, your total would be $100/year.
I also find it interesting that under the current proposed end-user restructuring, a small multihomer that has a /23, a /24, and a /48 with an ASN would have their fees quadruple from $100/year to $400/year while a very large corporate legacy holder (e.g. Apple, HP, MIT) that still refuses to sign the LRSA or ANY RSA would have their fees remain at $0.
Perhaps it would be worth while to consider as part of this fee restructuring:
1. Removing the fee exemption for legacy holders.
2. Basing the fees on total address holdings rather than number of blocks.
You are receiving this message because you are subscribed to the ARIN Consult Mailing List (ARIN-consult at arin.net).
Unsubscribe or manage your mailing list subscription at:
http://lists.arin.net/mailman/listinfo/arin-consult Please contact the ARIN Member Services Help Desk at info at arin.net if you experience any issues.
More information about the ARIN-consult