Deploying IPv6 globally

Owen DeLong owen at
Tue May 31 16:41:36 UTC 2011

On May 31, 2011, at 8:36 AM, eric clark wrote:

> Many North American based organizations operate with their ARIN issued BGP
> AS distributed globally.
> When I discussed obtaining IPv6 space from ARIN a few years ago, they told
> me to submit an individual request  for each of my sites (and they'd issue a
> /48 or larger based on the site). This is the process I've been following,
> until now, for my North American sites...
> My question is, has anyone started deploying ARIN IP space to their global
> offices? If so, how are you registering those sites with ARIN?
> Or did they tell you something else?
> Thanks
> -C

Not a problem. As long as you are HQ in the ARIN region, you can obtain
space from ARIN regardless of where you use it. You also have the option
of getting the space from whatever RIR the particular infrastructure is
located within.


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