Nortel, in bankruptcy, sells IPv4 address block for $7.5 million
aaron at wholesaleinternet.net
Thu Mar 24 09:27:58 CDT 2011
That's a good question. Maybe they can't qualify under Arin rules. Another
question will be: how is Arin going to handle it?
Im pretty sure that the RSA says that in the event of bankruptcy ips revert
to the Arin pool. I understand that these were legacy addresses but.......
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From: Leo Bicknell <bicknell at ufp.org>
To: nanog at nanog.org
Sent: Thu, Mar 24, 2011 14:08:21 GMT+00:00
Subject: Re: Nortel, in bankruptcy, sells IPv4 address block for $7.5
In a message written on Thu, Mar 24, 2011 at 09:32:21AM -0400, Bret Clark
> Why would Microsoft need this many IP's? I could see the benefiting
> service providers much more.
I think the more interesting question is why would Microsoft pay
$7.5 million for something they can, at least for the moment, get
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