[arin-ppml] Draft Policy ARIN-2014-16: Section 4.10 Austerity Policy Update
farmer at umn.edu
Tue May 27 14:48:53 EDT 2014
+1 to everything below.
However in addition to the currently reserved /10, I would like to
suggest we also designate any allocations from the IANA recovered IPv4
pool defined in section 10.5, including the /11 just received as
reserved for use by this Austerity Policy as well.
If the community wants to do this it would be good to get a clear
consensus from the community ASAP. So, if necessary the Board could
take actions necessary to ensure events don't overtake such a change.
On 5/27/14, 10:31 , Andrew Dul wrote:
> As the primary author of this draft policy, I support the policy.
> This draft policy replaces the current section 4.10 "transition
> technology" allocations with a more generic "austerity policy" which
> more closely aligns with other RIR's austerity policies.
> This policy does the following:
> 1. Changes the requirements to be non-technology IPv6 specific, which
> allows for a broader group of organizations to qualify for IPv4 address
> space under this section.
> 2. Increases the block size to a maximum /22
> 3. Uses sparse allocation and permits an organization to possibly grow
> their allocation up to a /22, if they don't qualify for the full block
> on their initial allocation.
> 4. Places additional IANA reclaimed blocks into this pool for allocation.
> 5. Limits the number of blocks per organization to one; this directly
> mirrors other successful RIR austerity policies.
> I believe this policy along with recommended draft policy "ARIN-2014-13:
> Reduce All Minimum Allocation/Assignment Units to /24" solve many of the
> immediate IPv4 policy issues that ARIN will face after the free pool is
> depleted. Therefore, I recommend this policy be moved forward as
> quickly as possible.
> I and the AC welcome your comments on this draft.
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