IPv6 End User Fee

Cameron Byrne cb.list6 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 3 17:12:42 CDT 2012


On Fri, Aug 3, 2012 at 12:22 PM, Otis L. Surratt, Jr. <otis at ocosa.com> wrote:
> Anyone charging end users for IPv6 space yet? :p
>
> Just wondering, with so many IPv6 resources in a single allocation it
> would seem difficult to charge anything at all.
>
> 1. How are you making up loss of revenue on IPv4 assignments?
> 2. Are you charging anything?
> 3. Is the cost built into the service?
> 4. Do you assign IPv6 space to end user and charge admin fee?
>
> Take care,
>
> Otis
>

IPv6 users cost me less money (CGN resources), i wish i had a business
method for giving them discounts and meaningful incentives for using
IPv6.

Today, my retail mobile phones users can have 1 NAT'd IPv4 address or
2^64 public IPv6 addresses + NAT64 to reach IPv4 destinations.   Most
don't use the IPv6 address option yet :(

But the number of folks electing to use IPv6 is increasing with more
phones available (4 Androids now support HSPA+ IPv6) and more IPv6
awareness

CB



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