US/Canada International border concerns for routing
clayton at MNSi.Net
Wed Aug 9 00:53:12 UTC 2017
OK, Maybe I was a bit overly dramatic. One of the big 3 peered with
us in a US location, but refused to peer in Canada.
I can't recall if we actually did specifically ask Rogers at one
point or not. I know we haven't asked recently.
At 08:41 PM 08/08/2017, Bill Woodcock wrote:
> > On Aug 8, 2017, at 5:33 PM, Clayton Zekelman <clayton at MNSi.Net> wrote:
> > With the peering policies of the major Canadian ISPs, you're
> virtually guaranteed to hairpin through the US on most paths.
> > Robellus (Rogers, Bell & Telus) will peer with you at any of
> their major Canadian peering points, such as NYC, Chicago or LA.
>To be fair, Rogers does peer in Toronto. Along with New York,
>Chicago, Seattle, and Ashburn.
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