Equinix Virginia - Ethernet OOB suggestions

Christopher Morrow morrowc.lists at gmail.com
Tue Nov 11 02:36:17 UTC 2014


because a /23 of ipv6 is very large.... :)

also, it's hard to use ipv6 when your last miile provider doesn't offer it...

#fios

On Mon, Nov 10, 2014 at 7:53 PM, Bill Woodcock <woody at pch.net> wrote:
> Why use IPv4 for OOB?  Seems a little late in the day for that.
>
>
>                 -Bill
>
>
>> On Nov 10, 2014, at 15:02, "Christopher Morrow" <morrowc.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> On Mon, Nov 10, 2014 at 9:06 AM, Paul S. <contact at winterei.se> wrote:
>>> I'd be doubtful if anyone will feel like offering a /23 with OOB as
>>> justification these days, sadly.
>>
>> why thought? Justification is really about having a use for the ips,
>> right? and if you have 500 servers/network-devices ... then you have
>> justification for  a /23 ... it seems to me.
>>
>>>
>>> Good luck nonetheless.
>>>
>>>
>>>> On 11/10/2014 午後 11:00, Ruairi Carroll wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Hey,
>>>>
>>>> VPN setup is not really a viable option (for us) in this scenario.
>>>> Honestly, I'd prefer to just call it done already and have a VPN but due
>>>> to
>>>> certain restraints, we have to go down this route.
>>>>
>>>> /Ruairi
>>>>
>>>>> On 10 November 2014 14:38, Alistair Mackenzie <magicsata at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> Couldn't you put a router or VPN system on the single IP they are giving
>>>>> you and use RFC1918 addressing space?
>>>>>
>>>>> OOB doesn't normally justify a /24 let alone a /23.
>>>>>
>>>>> On 10 November 2014 13:18, Ruairi Carroll <ruairi.carroll at gmail.com>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Dear List,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I've got an upcoming deployment in Equinix (DC10) and I'm struggling to
>>>>>> find a provider who can give me a 100Mbit port (With a commit of about
>>>>>> 5-10Mbit) with a /23 or /24 of public space , for OOB purposes. We had
>>>>>> hoped to use Equinixs services, however they're limiting us to a single
>>>>>> public IP.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I'm also open to other solutions - xDSL or similar, but emphasis is on
>>>>>> cheap and on-net.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Cheers
>>>>>> /Ruairi
>>>


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