Peering - Benefits?

Paul Stewart pstewart at
Wed Oct 29 20:04:27 UTC 2008

Thanks!  That's a really good one and surprised myself I missed it..;)

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Sent: Wednesday, October 29, 2008 3:28 PM
To: Paul Stewart
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On Wed, 29 Oct 2008 15:17:45 EDT, Paul Stewart said:

> I can think of some but looking to develop a concrete list of
> reasons etc. such as:
> -control over routing between networks
> -security aspect (being able to filter/verify routes to some degree)
> -latency/performance

I'm surprised you didn't include "chance to pick up a redundant

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