Some advice on IPv6 planning and ARIN request, please
bjorn at mork.no
Tue Jul 11 11:01:01 CST 2017
Mark Andrews <marka at isc.org> writes:
> If I had 32 departments and were wanting to give them equal sized
> allocations then I'd give them a /53 each which is 2064 subnets
> each. It isn't that hard to do 8 delegations in the reverse tree
> for each of the 32 departments. Delegation on nibble boundaries
> is for convience and nothing else.
I believe you under-estimate the importance of sysadmin convenience...
Yes, you *can* do 8 delegations. And you are of course right - it's not
even hard. But it does come with a "less convenient" price tag, so
you'd better get something back. What was that, exactly? Right, you
saved a /48. Big deal.
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