[Community-Discuss] [rpd] Unaddressed queries by AFRINIC during AGMM
noah at neo.co.tz
Sun Jun 27 21:48:52 UTC 2021
On Sun, Jun 27, 2021 at 3:29 AM Ronald F. Guilmette <rfg at tristatelogic.com>
> In message <7DFE61F1-1FDE-4F53-AC41-B95D4CB4A9F7 at delong.com>,
> Owen DeLong <owen at delong.com> wrote:
> >Note that Ronald makes it clear that entities which have no nexus in the
> >AFRINIC service region should not be eligible for membership.
> Just to clarify, that's not exactly what I said. I quoted the Bylaws.
> They say that one must have -both- a business footprint in the region
> -and- also must be providing some (unspecified) amount of service
> within the region.
The practise across the Internet is that, majority of the usage is
local/regional and a small % is outer-region to support expansion or
connectivity back into the region.
Pretty much all LIR in all regions operate at a local scale and a few with
massive economies of scale expand out especially the so called hyperscalers
and tier-1 providers so to speak.
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