Peering Agreements

renster ren at
Thu Dec 13 20:18:52 UTC 2001

Peering agreements for a public peering arrangement are a waste of legal time.

When there is a cost associated with termination of a circuit then it makes 
more sense.

Most peering agreements have the termination without cause clause regardless.


At 03:00 PM 12/13/2001 -0500, Robert Tryce wrote:

>I have a question on public peering agreements. I have seen some providers
>using them while others are not. What is the general opinion on peering
>agreements? Are most peering agreements used mainly for private peering?
>Also, what are the pros and cons and what kind of protection should I
>expect from such an agreement?
>Thank you in advance,
>Robert Tryce

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