Cogent & Google IPv6

Ricky Beam jfbeam at
Wed Feb 24 21:48:24 UTC 2016

On Wed, 24 Feb 2016 15:48:22 -0500, Patrick W. Gilmore <patrick at>  
> And Ricky is wrong, the vast majority of prefixes Cogent routes have  
> zero dollars behind them. Cogent gets paid by customers, not peers. (At  
> least not the big ones.)

Show me a single connection to Cogent for which Cogent isn't being paid.  
Cogent is the only provider I've ever heard of that will not do any form  
of settlement-free peering.

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