[arin-ppml] V6 address allocation policy
owen at delong.com
Tue Jan 19 15:09:29 EST 2010
On Jan 19, 2010, at 12:02 PM, Michael Richardson wrote:
>>>>>> "Leo" == Leo Bicknell <bicknell at ufp.org> writes:
> Leo> "ARIN charges a fee for the initial IPv6 allocation from
> Leo> ARIN to an ISP. This fee is currently waived for IPv4
> Leo> subscribers. For organizations that aren't IPv4 subscribers,
> Leo> the fee is lowered by current fee waivers."
> Leo> t=3: Pay $1250, the max of: $1250 for the IPv4 renewal $1250
> Leo> for the IPv6 renewal
> Leo> "Organizations issued or transferred both IPv4 and IPv6
> Leo> allocations by ARIN under a single Org ID pay the larger of the
> Leo> two annual renewal fees."
> Leo> Now, let's compare with the cost of just doing IPv4, which
> Leo> would be $1250 per year. Humm, let's see, it costs $0 more to
> Leo> get IPv6 address space (right now).
> Leo> So, let's try this again. Will your manager approve $0?
> Cost of 10.0.0.0/24 = $0.
> Cost of IPv6, > $0.
Cost of IPv6 ULA = $0, same as IPv4 RFC-1918.
Cost of routable IPv4 /22 = $1250, Cost of IPv6 routable /48 = $1250.
Let's try to do apples to apples comparisons.
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