[arin-ppml] IPv6 Guarantee

Lee Howard spiffnolee at yahoo.com
Tue Apr 27 11:11:14 EDT 2010

----- Original Message ----

> From: William Herrin <bill at herrin.us>
> To: arin-ppml at arin.net
> Sent: Mon, April 26, 2010 10:41:22 PM
> Subject: [arin-ppml] IPv6 Guarantee
> The IPv6 guarantee:  20% or it's free

Interesting idea.  I like it for its novelty.  Don't know if I 
would actually support it yet.
Does that disincentivize IPv6 deployment--if it happens, then
fees go up?

> Every January 1, ARIN will determine 
> whether at least 20% of typical
> residential packets on ARIN-territory 
> Internet connections are carried
> via IPv6, as reported by scientifically 
> defensible studies. If not,
> all registrants who both hold IPv6 registrations 
> and route the
> registered address blocks on the public Internet will receive a 
> full refund of any registration, maintenance or other ARIN fees incurred 
> in the prior year solely as a consequence of the IPv6 
> registration.

I would assume we would use the ASCP Consultation Process
to solicit proposals for studies.  



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