IPv6 Cogent vs Hurricane Electric

Jared Geiger jared at compuwizz.net
Thu Dec 3 18:40:06 UTC 2015

Wouldn't this be a Net Neutrality issue now or would it fall on HE for not
willing to buy transit to Cogent IPv6?

On Wed, Dec 2, 2015 at 5:38 PM, Ryan Rawdon <ryan at u13.net> wrote:

> > On Dec 1, 2015, at 1:23 PM, Max Tulyev <maxtul at netassist.ua> wrote:
> >
> > Hi All,
> >
> > we got an issue today that announces from Cogent don't reach Hurricane
> > Electric. HE support said that's a feature, not a bug.
> >
> > So we have splitted Internet again?
> >
> > I have to change at least one of my uplinks because of it, which one is
> > better to drop, HE or Cogent?
> There is another option, instead of choosing just one - perhaps establish
> a tunnel to HE from a L3 device that can do the tunneling in hardware?  You
> can get a HE tunnel for free, and they will speak BGP to you.
> Alternatively, if you are on any IXes where HE is present - they will not
> only peer with you for v6, but announce a full table if you want it.

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