FAQ: Address Policy

Show or Hide answer Who sets the RIPE NCC policies and procedures?

The RIPE NCC policies and procedures are suggested by the RIPE NCC membership and the RIPE community at large.

Policies and procedures are discussed in RIPE Working Groups (via email lists) and at RIPE meetings, both open for participation to the public.

Decisions are made using the consensus model. All RIPE NCC policies and procedures are published and available in the RIPE Document Store.

More information about RIPE meetings and RIPE Working Groups can be found at:

Show or Hide answer What do you mean by multi-homing?

Multi-homing means connecting your network to two or more separate upstream providers and is a technique used by many organisations to provide redundancy in their connectivity.