charges for prefix filter updates (was Re: Any ISPs using AS852 for IP Transit?)
math at sizone.org
Thu Sep 15 18:28:50 UTC 2016
I feel this can be a public topic:
Rogers just charged us that for an update (one update, multiple entries).
We had to go through their quotation machinery too, took like 4-5 days. Additional
time was wasted because we contacted their tech dept directly at the start. (which
is what I do for all my other upstreams...)
Cogent and HE nor NAC or Yipes or Tata ever did that to us.
Nickle and diming -- why, cuz transit is a cheap commodity now, gotta make the
That said Cogent offered us a static /26 along side our BGP years ago then warned
us it'd be $50/mo or something for that # of ips going forward. We didnt need it
so dispensed with it.
On Thu, Sep 15, 2016 at 02:07:01PM -0400, Jason Lixfeld said:
>If there are any ISPs who use TELUS/AS852 for IP Transit over BGP, I???d be interested in hearing from you.
>I???d like to compare notes to see if you are also paying $250 for each BGP prefix filter updated request, or if we???re the only ones???
>Thanks in advance!
Ken Chase - math at sizone.org Toronto Canada
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