ARIN and the RPKI (was Re: AltDB?)

Dobbins, Roland rdobbins at arbor.net
Wed Jan 5 22:30:45 CST 2011


On Jan 6, 2011, at 11:16 AM, Randy Bush wrote:

> actually, the formal rpki-based origin-validation stuff is measured to take *less* cpu, a lot less, than ACLs

On the platforms which really matter in terms of rPKI, ACLs are handled in hardware, so this is pretty much a wash. 

Concur on all the other points, however.

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