[arin-ppml] FW: Rationale for /22
Michael K. Smith - Adhost
mksmith at adhost.com
Wed Jul 29 14:28:27 EDT 2009
> -----Original Message-----
> From: arin-ppml-bounces at arin.net [mailto:arin-ppml-bounces at arin.net]
> Behalf Of Kevin Kargel
> Sent: Wednesday, July 29, 2009 11:22 AM
> To: ARIN PPML
> Subject: [arin-ppml] FW: Rationale for /22
> > I think it's more about what I see of your customer's routes. If
> > announce a /20 and your customer via another provider announces a
> > I will always prefer that path. So, my bits (and your revenue) will
> > go to the other provider.
> > Mike
> Which is absolutely fine by me if that's the way they want to balance
> their traffic. My revenue is the same whether his circuit is 1% or
> I don't understand why you would have a problem with it?
Ah. We bill on 95th percentile, so it does matter.
> If any of my upstream providers dictated that my traffic had to go
> through them things would get exciting real quick, or I would have a
> different provider. This would be especially true in the case of a
> burstable circuit.
I don't dictate. But, if my customer is announcing a de-aggregate of my
IP space, I announce the same de-aggregate.
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