more specific routes in today reality
Vladimir A. Jakovenko vovik at lucky.net
Tue Oct 9 22:17:25 CEST 2001
On Tue, Oct 09, 2001 at 09:29:54PM +0200, Gert Doering wrote: >Hi, > >On Tue, Oct 09, 2001 at 09:13:05PM +0200, Jan-Ahrent-Czmok wrote: >> Some providers are multihomed >> but cannot cover the costs, even for a small lir. > >If you want to be multihomed, the costs for routers & co. are far higher >than for being LIR. If you can't afford being LIR, be single-homed. Are you sure? Old BGP-capable Cisco routers (like 25xx), especialy from eBay are very cheap. Also pls do not forget about PC+Unix+zebra/gated/etc solutions. They are still on the market. As example - we have one "multihomed" (PI /23) customer with 64K external uplink and 10Mb connection to local IX. -- Regards, Vladimir.
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