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[rpd] Fwd: [arin-ppml] ARIN Response to AFRINIC on Policy compatibility
ernest at afrinic.net
Fri Jan 20 05:45:36 UTC 2017
FYI - this discussion is still ongoing on the ARIN ppml with some
interesting viewpoints from the ARIN community.
Sentiments appear towards relaxing the reciprocity requirement.
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(http://lists.arin.net/mailman/listinfo/arin-ppml) or follow the
Owen DeLong wrote on 12/01/2017 23:08:
> This clarification was posted by ARIN staff to the ARIN PPML. I thought it might
> be useful information here.
>> Begin forwarded message:
>> From: ARIN <info at arin.net>
>> Subject: [arin-ppml] ARIN Response to AFRINIC on Policy compatibility
>> Date: January 12, 2017 at 11:17:18 PST
>> To: arin-ppml at arin.net
>> To PPML -
>> As a result of policy discussions in the AFRINIC region, ARIN is
>> providing the following to information:
>> On 30 September 2016 ARIN received a query from AFRINIC requesting an
>> assessment on the compatibility of AFRINIC proposed
>> 1803-inbound-transfer-policy with ARIN policy. On 6 October 2016 ARIN
>> responded with the following assessment:
>> Based on ARIN’s Number Resource Policy Manual, Version 2016.2 – 13 July
>> 2016, and referencing the following text from paragraph 8.4. Inter-RIR
>> Transfers to Specified Recipients, we have determined that the proposed
>> AFRINIC Inbound Transfer Policy is not reciprocal.
>> “Inter-regional transfers may take place only via RIRs who agree to the
>> transfer and share reciprocal, compatible, needs-based policies.”
>> In this case reciprocal meaning that the policy provides both RIRs the
>> same ability to transfer: both in and out. This policy proposal as
>> written could not be implemented by ARIN. Note that ARIN’s Inter-RIR
>> transfer policy is based on other RIR's transfer policy and does not
>> consider any LIR or NIR policies.
>> John Sweeting
>> Sr. Director, RSD
>> American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN)
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