Nortel, in bankruptcy, sells IPv4 address block for $7.5 million
woody at pch.net
Thu Mar 24 09:48:24 CDT 2011
On Mar 24, 2011, at 7:40 AM, Tore Anderson wrote:
> They can only get them for free from ARIN if they can document
> an immediate demand. Perhaps they don't have an immediate demand…
They can only get them _at all_ if they can document need. All receipt of address space, whether from the free-pool or through a transfer, is needs-based. Anything else would be removing a critical resource from use.
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