[arin-ppml] Micro-allocation policy proposal draft

Martin Hannigan hannigan at gmail.com
Mon Sep 29 08:35:14 EDT 2014

In a discussion within the OIX standards community, there is support
for asking ARIN to sparsely allocate micro allocation space for IXPs
on /23. The only question is, how should we proceed? Ask ARIN directly
or submit a policy? The former would seem logical.



On Mon, Sep 29, 2014 at 8:17 AM, John Curran <jcurran at arin.net> wrote:
> On Sep 29, 2014, at 8:03 AM, Martin Hannigan <hannigan at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Question for ARIN:
>> Is whether Micro Allocation v4 address space sparsely allocated or not
>> a policy or administrative question?
> Presently, sparse allocation is not specified by policy, so it is an
> administrative/implementation detail. It could be specified by number
> resource policy if the community wished (see NRPM 4.10 as an example.)
> Let me know if you need any additional information - thanks!
> /John
> John Curran
> President and CEO

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