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[AFRINIC-rpd] Academic IPv4 Allocation Policy Second Draft (AFPUB-2013-GEN-001-DRAFT-02)
sm at resistor.net
Fri Jan 25 00:15:00 UTC 2013
At 14:20 24-01-2013, Seun Ojedeji wrote:
>Hmmm...i think the past few years has witnessed major bandwidth
>boost across the continent (at least for the intra/inter-continent cables)
Here's some numbers from a few months ago:
GIXA 16 Mb/s
JINX 11 Gb/s
KIXP 2 Gb/s
MEIX 26 Kb/s
MIX (no information available)
MIXP (no information available)
RINEX 99 Mb/s
UiXP 35 Kb/s
>Okay, perhaps further clarifying what you mean here could help.
I'll comment off-list.
>Just curious any specific obvious reason for the !(NG and ZA)
>filter ;) If i may guess, will this be because of the number of
>Institution in the 2 countries? if that is the case, i think it will
>improve consumption of v4 and encourage v6 deployment. However, it
>should not matter whether all the 50 universities all come from the
The short answer is that it is a proposal for the region. If the 50
universities all come from the same country it may mean that the some
people in that country are building up their universities.
>Hmmm...using Internet Exchange Point as a condition may
>automatically disqualify some countries that does not even have an
>IXP....if you meant to say ISP then i agree
It depends how a person looks at it.
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