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[AFRINIC-rpd] New Policy Proposal: Inter RIR IPv4 Address Transfers (AFPUB-2013-V4-001-DRAFT-01)

Guy Antony Halse G.halse at
Wed Jan 16 20:34:27 UTC 2013

On Wed 2013-01-16 (21:34), Mark Elkins wrote:
> If someone comes to me and offers me a large pot of gold for some of my
> legacy space, I might be hard pressed not to make a sale, then spend
> that money connecting more people to my network. Someone mentioned US$4
> Million for a /16. With that I could (bank)roll out 70Km's of Fibre and
> connect several thousand new subscribers via FTTH just using IPv6. You

... using a /16 of AfriNIC-assigned IPv4 space that I applied for, since
AfriNIC aren't short yet.

- Guy
Manager: Systems, IT Division, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa
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