[arin-ppml] simple question about money

Bill Darte BillD at cait.wustl.edu
Sun Jun 8 10:20:05 EDT 2008


$1250 (x small allocation)per year with a 90% waiver through 2008.... = $125.
Wow. Your right that IS expensive.... In 2012 you'd have to pony up the whole $100 per month.

bd



-----Original Message-----
From: arin-ppml-bounces at arin.net on behalf of Brian Reid
Sent: Sun 6/8/2008 7:55 AM
To: ppml at arin.net
Subject: [arin-ppml] simple question about money
 
Given how much IPv6 address space exists, why is it so damned expensive? I decided it was time to turn up IPv6 connectivity to my world, but when I went to look at prices for buying even a small block of portable address space I realized I couldn't afford it.

Given that this is a fictitious resource, and that there is no intrinsic cost, ARIN should be charging about 1/100th of their listed prices for it. Is there a legitimate reason for the ultra-high prices? Is ARIN owned by Prada?

Brian Reid


_______________________________________________
PPML
You are receiving this message because you are subscribed to the ARIN Public Policy
Mailing List (ARIN-PPML at arin.net).
Unsubscribe or manage your mailing list subscription at:
http://lists.arin.net/mailman/listinfo/arin-ppml
Please contact the ARIN Member Services Help Desk at info at arin.net if you experience any issues.

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <https://lists.arin.net/pipermail/arin-ppml/attachments/20080608/1aa2e703/attachment.html>


More information about the ARIN-PPML mailing list