v6 bgp peer costs?

Mike Leber mleber at he.net
Wed Jul 21 14:38:28 CDT 2010

You can get a free IPv6 BGP tunnel from Hurricane Electric at 

We have tunnel servers spread through out the world, so typically the 
nearest server has reasonably low latency from your location.

Of course our main business is selling wholesale native IPv6 and IPv4 
transit, however you don't have to be a paying customer to use our free 


On 7/21/10 12:08 PM, Zaid Ali wrote:
> I currently have a v4 BGP session with AS 701 and recently requested a v6
> BGP session to which I was told a tunnel session will be provided (Same
> circuit would be better but whatever!). Towards the final stage in
> discussions I was told that it will cost $1500. I find this quite ridiculous
> and it will certainly not motivate people to move to v6 if providers put a
> direct price tag on it. I am going through a bandwidth reseller though so I
> am not sure who is trying to jack me here. Has anyone here gone through a
> similar experience?
> Thanks,
> Zaid

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