[arin-ppml] APNIC out of v4
jmaimon at chl.com
Sun Apr 17 00:17:39 EDT 2011
John Curran wrote:
> On Apr 14, 2011, at 8:03 PM, Charles O'Hern<charles at office.tcsn.net> wrote:
>> just saw this:
> Note also that as APNIC enters this stage of available IPv4 resources, their policies for allocation transition into a specific set of austerity measures designed to prolong availability of small IPv4 blocks for requesters for as long as possible.
> At present, the ARIN region has no similar policy (and may or may not have any need or community support for such a policy...)
> I will point out, however, that if such a policy is desired, it would be best to consider the matter sooner rather than later, so as to make certain the ARIN's final stage of new allocations matches community expectations.
> John Curran
> President and CEO
ARIN does have the 3 month window policy as well as a contiguous
allocation requirement, those factors alone may have a significant
effect on prolonging availability of small amounts of resources.
I continue to believe that more can and should be done.
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