I've heard of some people that don't have the capital to purchase their own block yet, but want PI space so they can move away from whomever is providing their transit + IP space now. I'm sure the discussed reason is much more prevalent, though.
----- Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com Midwest-IX http://www.midwest-ix.com ----- Original Message ----- From: "Chris Woodfield" <ch...@semihuman.com> To: "Randy Bush" <ra...@psg.com>, "Michael Wayne" <na...@wayne47.com> Cc: "NANOG list" <email@example.com> Sent: Monday, July 31, 2017 11:31:47 AM Subject: Re: Admiral Hosting in London And I’d *love* to hear the story they come up with when you ask why they only want to rent space vs buy it… -C > On Jul 27, 2017, at 9:22 PM, Randy Bush <ra...@psg.com> wrote: > >> We were contacted by Admiral Hosting in London to rent some our >> unused IP space. > > anyone wanting to rent/lease space is 99% sure to be not nice folk. > if you get your space back, it will be radioactive with an amazingly > long half life. > > if you are willing to let go of the space, just tell them the price > for which you are willing to sell it. > > randy >