Current IPv4 Options

Chris Knipe savage at
Thu Oct 22 14:30:17 UTC 2015

On Thu, Oct 22, 2015 at 4:24 PM, Clay Curtis <clay584 at> wrote:

> I work for a VAR and we are starting to have customers come to us to help
> with internet redundancy projects and they are unable to get address space
> from ARIN.  What are the viable options here?  I have read about secondary
> markets, transfers, auction sites, leasing, etc.  Can NANOG point me in the
> right direction as to the most effective way to get v4 space right now in
> the US?  And before we get into the whole IPv6 discussion, yes, yes, we are
> discussing this with customers as well.  That being said, they still need
> the IPv4 space in the near-term.

Sitting in exactly the same position.  IPv6 is great and all, but running
my business natively on IPv6 means nothing to me if my customers can't
reach me.


Chris Knipe

More information about the NANOG mailing list