Coop Peering Fabric??

Bill Woodcock woody at pch.net
Mon Aug 11 22:45:08 CDT 2008


      On Mon, 11 Aug 2008, Deepak Jain wrote:
    > A "coop", best-effort switch fabric colo'd at a few sites would allow
    > participants to peer off traffic at a price of the order of a single
    > cross-connect (~$500/month per 10G port is possible, maybe less),

$0/month per 10G port is common enough.  

https://www.seattleix.net/faq.htm

Why pay someone else to let you use an Ethernet switch?  Presumably if 
you can configure BGP, plugging into an Ethernet switch is well within 
your core competency.

                                -Bill





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