[Community-Discuss] Regular updates on Number Resource Applications and Approvals

Mark Elkins mje at posix.co.za
Mon Nov 7 14:35:53 UTC 2016

Interesting. I think though a once-a-week stats figure would be
sufficient - perhaps with a projected end date?
I've seen that before somewhere....

AFRINIC should not give out the names of the organisations receiving the
address space or the actual ranges themselves though.

On 07/11/2016 16:29, Dewole Ajao wrote:
> Dear Community,
> I was wondering if anyone else thinks it would be useful to see
> weekly/daily details (in human readable format) of new applications and
> approvals for Internet number resources perhaps as a weekly/daily email
> from AFRINIC to this (or the members) list.
> Given increased depletion rates, I think having these details in
> (almost) real-time will increase the community's awareness rather than
> rely solely on the biannual statistical updates (which in any case do
> not contain details of who is making attempts to acquire number
> resources). I think the Org Name, Country, Type and size of resource
> requested/approved would be even more useful than the resource type/size
> and country data already available in delegation stats at
> ftp://ftp.afrinic.net/pub/stats/afrinic/
> This would be purely operational and a community value addition so it
> should not require a new policy, right?
> Regards,
> Dewole Ajao.
> (in my capacity as a community member)
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