Important New Requirement for IPv4 Requests

Ricky Beam jfbeam at
Tue Apr 21 19:34:39 CDT 2009

On Tue, 21 Apr 2009 19:22:08 -0400, Ken A <ka at> wrote:
> Also, monthly bandwidth monitoring/shaping/capping are more easily done  
> using one ip per hosted domain...

That's why the infrastructure is "virtualized" and you monitor at or  
behind the firewall(s) and/or load balancer(s) -- where it *is* one IP per  
customer.  Sure, it's easier (and cheaper) to be lazy and waste address  
space than setup a proper hosting network.

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