Chicago Amazon

2014-12-07 Thread Mike Hammett
... - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com

Re: Chicago Amazon

2014-12-07 Thread Mike Hammett
I retract my statement. *sigh* First post in many many years and I'm a putz... - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net To: North American Network Operators' Group nanog@nanog.org

Re: Comcast thinks it ok to install public wifi in your house

2014-12-11 Thread Mike Hammett
Have you ever met an intelligent, informed consumer? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Rebecca Kain (.) bka...@ford.com To: Jason Livingood jason_living...@cable.comcast.com, Charles Mills w3y...@gmail.com

Re: OT - Verizon/ATT Cell/4G Signal Booster/Repeater

2014-12-16 Thread Mike Hammett
Unless your native number is your GV number. ;-) - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: TJ trej...@gmail.com To: John R. Levine jo...@iecc.com, Christopher Morrow morrowc.li...@gmail.com Cc: Alex Rubenstein

IXes and AS length

2014-12-18 Thread Mike Hammett
, but not allowing ASN A's downstream customers of ASNs B, C, D and E. Am I wrong or is this just an Equinix thing? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com

Re: How our young colleagues are being educated....

2014-12-23 Thread Mike Hammett
buildings together, bust out those T1s. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Kyle Kinkaid kkink...@usgs.gov To: Javier J jav...@advancedmachines.us Cc: nanog@nanog.org Sent: Tuesday, December 23, 2014 9:38:02 AM

Shapefiles, KMZs, etc.

2014-12-27 Thread Mike Hammett
ones. Thank you. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com

Re: Shapefiles, KMZs, etc.

2014-12-27 Thread Mike Hammett
, and other GIS type work. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Javier J jav...@advancedmachines.us To: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net Cc: NANOG list nanog@nanog.org Sent: Saturday, December 27, 2014 8:59:09 PM

Re: Shapefiles, KMZs, etc.

2014-12-30 Thread Mike Hammett
I think thus far I've send Rob 30 moves\adds\changes for public sources. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Martin Hannigan hanni...@gmail.com To: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net Cc: NANOG list nanog@nanog.org

Re: MPLS VPN design - RR in forwarding path?

2015-01-01 Thread Mike Hammett
Running various functions on a couple small VM clusters makes a lot of sense. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Jeff Tantsura jeff.tants...@ericsson.com To: Nick Hilliard n...@foobar.org Cc: nanog@nanog.org

Re: Provider to Blend with Level3

2015-02-06 Thread Mike Hammett
I don't know how accurate it is, but here's a site that more plainly spells out upstream\peer\customer: https://radar.qrator.net/ - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Faisal Imtiaz fai...@snappytelecom.net

Re: Looking for a Consolidated Communications (AS5742) contact

2015-02-06 Thread Mike Hammett
Yeah, but it's the same guy looking for the same people for the same issue. I know it sucks to have things not working right, but they're probably not here. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Jay Ashworth j

Re: Looking for a Consolidated Communications (AS5742) contact

2015-02-06 Thread Mike Hammett
This is the third or fourth request I've seen lately. I'm assuming they don't have anyone on here. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Chris Costa ccosta92...@gmail.com To: nanog@nanog.org Sent: Friday

Re: Low cost WDM gear

2015-02-07 Thread Mike Hammett
For clarification, I do know that the mainstream vendors can take standard wavelengths and can do long distances, but that's where the arms and legs come in. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Mike Hammett na

Re: Low cost WDM gear

2015-02-07 Thread Mike Hammett
One particular route I'm looking at is 185 miles, so of the options presented 300 km is closest. ;-) - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Christopher Morrow morrowc.li...@gmail.com To: Kenneth McRae kenneth.mc

Re: Low cost WDM gear

2015-02-07 Thread Mike Hammett
would be better able to go those 185 mile distances than passive. I assume I'd need an amplifier in the middle to even make it that far. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Kenneth McRae kenneth.mc...@me.com To: Mike

Low cost WDM gear

2015-02-07 Thread Mike Hammett
and have a distance limitation. What solutions are out there that don't cost an arm and a leg? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com

Re: Low cost WDM gear

2015-02-07 Thread Mike Hammett
, but it wasn't far under. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Kenneth McRae kenneth.mc...@me.com To: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net Cc: NANOG nanog@nanog.org Sent: Saturday, February 7, 2015 1:12:01 PM Subject: Re: Low cost WDM

Re: Low cost WDM gear

2015-02-07 Thread Mike Hammett
. Even $100k for gear (two sides and some amps) pales in comparison to $2k+ a month for the next 20 years for a single channel. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Phil Bedard bedard.p...@gmail.com To: Mike Hammett na

Re: Low cost WDM gear

2015-02-07 Thread Mike Hammett
Oh, I had no fantasies that the $500 Chinese muxes would do the distance. Actually quite the opposite in that I knew they couldn't, so looking for alternative solutions that didn't break the bank. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original

Re: Low cost WDM gear

2015-02-07 Thread Mike Hammett
I'm surprised how many people (operators and vendors) in the fixed wireless space don't get down to the specs (or provide the proper info) to just figure out how it'll work before hanging the gear. I shouldn't be surprised, though. People are lazy (myself included). - Mike Hammett

Re: Input Regarding Cogent and NTT

2015-02-05 Thread Mike Hammett
Working on it. ;-) Being an eyeball network, most of my traffic just goes to NetFlix, Akamai, LimeLight, FaceBook, Google, etc. anyway. Peer what you can peer, Cogent for customer routes, then grab a couple nicer carriers and call it a day. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing

Re: mpls over microwave

2015-02-05 Thread Mike Hammett
Shouldn't really be any different as long as your gear supports the appropriate MTUs. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Scott Weeks sur...@mauigateway.com To: nanog@nanog.org Sent: Thursday, February 5, 2015

Re: scaling linux-based router hardware recommendations

2015-01-26 Thread Mike Hammett
want and the ability to pay for it. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Mehmet Akcin meh...@akcin.net To: micah anderson mi...@riseup.net Cc: nanog@nanog.org Sent: Monday, January 26, 2015 6:06:53 PM Subject: Re

Re: scaling linux-based router hardware recommendations

2015-01-26 Thread Mike Hammett
Must not have read my whole e-mail. ;-) There aren't very many people outside of my group that know more about Mikrotik. Trainers, MUM presenters, direct-line-to-Janis guys, etc. Still can't make those Latvians produce what we want. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions

Re: scaling linux-based router hardware recommendations

2015-01-26 Thread Mike Hammett
Depends on the hardware. 30 - 45 seconds for the higher end stuff? I'm not sure how long it is on an RB750 (list price of like $40). ;-) - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Ken Chase m...@sizone.org To: nanog

Re: scaling linux-based router hardware recommendations

2015-01-26 Thread Mike Hammett
. The 5600's license (according to their SDNCentral performance report) appears to be near $7k whereas MT you can get a license for $80. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Paul S. cont...@winterei.se To: nanog

Re: Recommended wireless AP for 400 users office

2015-01-29 Thread Mike Hammett
UniFi, Xirrus, Ruckus. Only WiFi I would deploy anywhere (well, aside from residential). - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Jermaine Edwards jedwa...@sonifi.com To: Paul Stewart p...@paulstewart.org, Mike

Re: Recommended wireless AP for 400 users office

2015-01-29 Thread Mike Hammett
What problems have you had with UBNT? It's zero hand-off doesn't work on unsecured networks, but that's about the extent of the issues I've heard of other than stadium density environments. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original

Re: Recommended wireless AP for 400 users office

2015-01-29 Thread Mike Hammett
Thus far only available for backhaul, but they're looking pretty good from the reports I've read. There will be a webinar in about an hour. http://mimosa.co/webinar - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Clay

Re: Recommended wireless AP for 400 users office

2015-01-29 Thread Mike Hammett
Did you figure out why it was dropping out? All of it dropping out? Just some APs dropping? Just some users dropping? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Paul Stewart p...@paulstewart.org To: Mike Hammett na

Re: Recommended wireless AP for 400 users office

2015-01-29 Thread Mike Hammett
That would be a nice feature to have and I have been on them about that. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Tyler Mills tylermi...@gmail.com To: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net, nanog@nanog.org Sent: Thursday

Re: Recommended wireless AP for 400 users office

2015-01-29 Thread Mike Hammett
. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Sean Harlow s...@seanharlow.info To: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net Cc: nanog@nanog.org Sent: Thursday, January 29, 2015 1:50:20 PM Subject: Re: Recommended wireless AP for 400

Indiana Dark Fiber

2015-01-31 Thread Mike Hammett
dark fiber routes to within 1.5 miles of the Fort Wayne location, but figured I'd look to see what companies I was missing that actually did dark fiber. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com

Re: Recommended wireless AP for 400 users office

2015-02-01 Thread Mike Hammett
I try to avoid anything that Cisco has touched. Also not a fan of their stop paying our recurring fee and the device becomes a brick policy. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Dennis Bohn b...@adelphi.edu

Re: scaling linux-based router hardware recommendations

2015-01-26 Thread Mike Hammett
to the 8 on the desktop versions. The newer ones would also have PCIe 3, which would overcome bus speed limitations in PCIe 2. Realistic to put 6x - 12x 10GigEs into a server with that much beef and expect it to perform well? What vintage of core ix do you run, Faisal? - Mike Hammett

Re: DDOS solution recommendation

2015-01-11 Thread Mike Hammett
Is anyone maintaining a list of good, bad and ugly providers in terms of how seriously they take things they should like BCP38 and community support and whatever else that's quantifiable? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message

Re: DDOS solution recommendation

2015-01-11 Thread Mike Hammett
for home router or Wordpress exploitation, blackholed for 30 days. No point in letting troublemakers (manual or scripted) spend more time on the network than necessary. The more people (as a collective or not) that do this, the better. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http

Re: DDOS solution recommendation

2015-01-11 Thread Mike Hammett
not working, they'd be told to clean up their system. The way to stop this stuff is for those millions of end users to clean up their infected PCs. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Manuel Marín m...@transtelco.net

Re: DDOS solution recommendation

2015-01-11 Thread Mike Hammett
and I. If for example ChinaNet's abuse department isn't doing anything about complains, eventually their whole network gets blocked a /32 at a time. *shrugs* Their loss. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Roland

Re: DDOS solution recommendation

2015-01-11 Thread Mike Hammett
to be responsible, we can try this again. Well, that or a sufficient support request. Besides, if enough people did hat, the list of blackholes wouldn't be huge as someone upstream already blocked them. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message

Re: DDOS solution recommendation

2015-01-11 Thread Mike Hammett
If that were to happen, it'd be for 30 days and it'd be whatever random residential account or APNIC address that was doing it. Not really a big loss. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Patrick W. Gilmore patr

Re: DDOS solution recommendation

2015-01-11 Thread Mike Hammett
deployment (in addition to BCP 38), and most of the threats are mitigated. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Patrick W. Gilmore patr...@ianai.net To: NANOG list nanog@nanog.org Sent: Sunday, January 11, 2015 3:14:27 PM

Re: Recommended L2 switches for a new IXP

2015-01-12 Thread Mike Hammett
than plenty in their environment. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Manuel Marín m...@transtelco.net To: nanog@nanog.org Sent: Monday, January 12, 2015 12:35:15 AM Subject: Recommended L2 switches for a new IXP

Re: DDOS solution recommendation

2015-01-12 Thread Mike Hammett
So the preferred alternative is to simply do nothing at all? That seems fair. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Christopher Morrow morrowc.li...@gmail.com To: Brandon Ross br...@pobox.com Cc: Mike Hammett na

Re: FTTx Active-Ethernet Hardware

2015-02-10 Thread Mike Hammett
Check out Mikrotik, Planet and TP-Link. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Ray Soucy r...@maine.edu To: NANOG nanog@nanog.org Sent: Tuesday, February 10, 2015 7:31:22 AM Subject: FTTx Active-Ethernet Hardware

Re: gmail spam help

2015-02-12 Thread Mike Hammett
Don't use GMail for things you care about? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Josh Luthman j...@imaginenetworksllc.com To: Alex Rubenstein a...@corp.nac.net Cc: NANOG list nanog@nanog.org Sent: Thursday

Re: Input Regarding Cogent and NTT

2015-02-05 Thread Mike Hammett
A lot of people knock Cogent, but the best way to get to Cogent's customer's is probably through Cogent. Given that they do have a very large network, they're worth picking up even if you only use them for customer routes. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics

Re: Input Regarding Cogent and NTT

2015-02-05 Thread Mike Hammett
They are persistent, but by no means the most persistent vendor I work with. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Alistair Mackenzie magics...@gmail.com Cc: NANOG nanog@nanog.org Sent: Thursday, February 5, 2015

SFP Programmers

2015-03-22 Thread Mike Hammett
Where are you guys picking up your SFP programmers? Also, is there a listing anywhere of the vendor codes needed? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com

Re: SFP Programmers

2015-03-22 Thread Mike Hammett
. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net To: NANOG list nanog@nanog.org Sent: Sunday, March 22, 2015 10:35:39 AM Subject: SFP Programmers Where are you guys picking up your SFP programmers? Also

Re: 802.11 based WISP hardware

2015-03-27 Thread Mike Hammett
pursued FCC certification for 5150 - 5350 or 5470 - 5725. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Kenneth M. Chipps Ph.D. chi...@chipps.com To: NANOG nanog@nanog.org Sent: Friday, March 27, 2015 6:40:35 AM Subject: RE

Re: symmetric vs. asymmetric [was: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality]

2015-02-28 Thread Mike Hammett
long away from your standard consumer). - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: James R Cutler james.cut...@consultant.com To: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net Cc: NANOG nanog@nanog.org Sent: Saturday, February 28

Re: symmetric vs. asymmetric [was: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality]

2015-02-28 Thread Mike Hammett
to implement AP syncing and *SMALLER* channels. let hte AP dynamically control the size of the channel as needed. Only have a 25 meg Internet service? Use a 5 MHz channel, not 160 MHz. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message

Re: symmetric vs. asymmetric [was: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality]

2015-02-28 Thread Mike Hammett
The folks that do want to do it themselves... are. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Miles Fidelman mfidel...@meetinghouse.net To: nanog@nanog.org Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2015 12:59:37 PM Subject: Re

Re: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality

2015-02-28 Thread Mike Hammett
Spoken by someone that apparently has no idea how things work. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Barry Shein b...@world.std.com To: NANOG nanog@nanog.org Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2015 4:38:34 PM Subject: Re

Re: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality

2015-02-28 Thread Mike Hammett
As I said earlier, there are only so many channels available. Channels added to upload are taken away from download. People use upload so infrequently it would be gross negligence on the provider's behalf. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com

Re: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality

2015-03-02 Thread Mike Hammett
. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Aled Morris al...@qix.co.uk To: Scott Helms khe...@zcorum.com Cc: NANOG nanog@nanog.org Sent: Monday, March 2, 2015 9:17:33 AM Subject: Re: Verizon Policy Statement on Net

Re: Symmetry, DSL, and all that

2015-03-02 Thread Mike Hammett
The backend is still symmetric. It's still something like 1.25 gigs up and 2.5 gigs down. You can only beat that going to AE. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Fletcher Kittredge fkitt...@gwi.net To: NANOG

Re: Symmetry, DSL, and all that

2015-03-02 Thread Mike Hammett
Damn A key... I mean asymmetric. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net To: NANOG list nanog@nanog.org Sent: Monday, March 2, 2015 1:00:04 PM Subject: Re: Symmetry, DSL, and all

Re: Symmetry, DSL, and all that

2015-03-02 Thread Mike Hammett
The most important point is yes, that no one cares. If people wanted it, it would be sold to them. End. of. story. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Steve Naslund snasl...@medline.com To: Mike Hammett na

Re: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality

2015-02-27 Thread Mike Hammett
. Whenever that day comes... - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Rob McEwen r...@invaluement.com To: nanog@nanog.org Sent: Friday, February 27, 2015 8:50:16 AM Subject: Re: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality

Re: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality

2015-02-27 Thread Mike Hammett
More symmetry will happen when the home user does more things that care about symmetry. It's a simple allocation of spectrum (whether wireless, DSL or cable). MHz for upload are taken out of MHz for download. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com

Re: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality

2015-02-27 Thread Mike Hammett
What about ISPs that aren't world-class dicks? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: William Herrin b...@herrin.us Cc: NANOG nanog@nanog.org Sent: Friday, February 27, 2015 10:34:37 AM Subject: Re: Verizon Policy

Re: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality

2015-02-27 Thread Mike Hammett
You want 1930s telecom, you got it. ;-) Yes, I know telephone was available then. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Scott Fisher littlefish...@gmail.com To: Larry Sheldon larryshel...@cox.net, NANOG list

Re: Optic Vendor Coding Question

2015-03-05 Thread Mike Hammett
Thanks for this and several off-list responses. The consensus was that I was safe. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Joe Greco jgr...@ns.sol.net To: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net Cc: NANOG list nanog

Re: Optic Vendor Coding Question

2015-03-05 Thread Mike Hammett
. BTW Keefe: Do any of you north side guys have a link into Cermak? Offlist is fine. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Keefe John keefe...@ethoplex.com To: NANOG list nanog@nanog.org Sent: Thursday, March 5

Optic Vendor Coding Question

2015-03-03 Thread Mike Hammett
Do Dell 8132s have SFP+ vendor code issues? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com

Re: symmetric vs. asymmetric [was: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality]

2015-02-28 Thread Mike Hammett
, 10, 20, 30, 40 MHz would be more than sufficient. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Owen DeLong o...@delong.com To: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net Cc: NANOG nanog@nanog.org Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2015

Re: symmetric vs. asymmetric [was: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality]

2015-02-28 Thread Mike Hammett
I also am happy that I am not normal, but that doesn't change what the general population does. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: James R Cutler james.cut...@consultant.com To: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net Cc

Re: symmetric vs. asymmetric [was: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality]

2015-02-28 Thread Mike Hammett
because some people today use that much. *shakes head* Obviously the majority of the dissent here works with OPM. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Michael Thomas m...@mtcc.com To: nanog@nanog.org Sent

Re: utility capacity, was Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality

2015-02-28 Thread Mike Hammett
Selling 1 gig symmetric service to more than one person on GPON is definitely oversubscription. I'm completely fine with it, but the fiber\Google zealots think nothing could ever go wrong and they have the world by the [NSFW]. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http

Re: symmetric vs. asymmetric [was: Verizon Policy Statement on Net Neutrality]

2015-02-28 Thread Mike Hammett
I use Skype regularly. It doesn't require 10 megabits. No, I didn't forget about them. There's simply not that many of them. No game requires significant amounts of upload. I forgot nothing and none of what you presented changes my statement in any material manner. - Mike Hammett

Denver

2015-03-27 Thread Mike Hammett
get numbers?) where they're located. Any significant web hosting operations in the Denver market? Someone that's bigger than Bob's DS3 Web Hosting, but not SoftLayer size where they can't get creative with their services. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http

Re: Denver

2015-03-27 Thread Mike Hammett
Right, that's how I saw that NetFlix wasn't in Coresite by using CoreSite's Any2 member list... however accurate it is. (I did check peeringdb as well.) - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Reid Fishler rfish

Re: BGP offloading (fixing legacy router BGP scalability issues)

2015-04-02 Thread Mike Hammett
If you fix that, I think you deserve an award of some kind. You sir, will have won the Internet. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Barry Shein b...@world.std.com To: Colin Johnston col...@gt86car.org.uk Cc

Re: Peering and Network Cost

2015-04-19 Thread Mike Hammett
costs money. Upgrades cost money. Racks cost money. Power costs money. I'm sure I've left some things out. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Baldur Norddahl baldur.nordd...@gmail.com To: nanog@nanog.org Sent

Re: Euro-IX quagga stable download and implementation

2015-04-24 Thread Mike Hammett
The best IX list I've found is Open-IX as it's the only one I've found dedicated to IXes while still being public. Tried to join the Euro-IX ones, but as you indicated... members only. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message

Re: IPTV providers in IN/Chicago

2015-04-28 Thread Mike Hammett
I'm not sure why or that Comcast would enable competition. Maybe I'm wrong. Then again, maybe Brandon isn't in a Comcast served area. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com Midwest Internet Exchange http://www.midwest-ix.com - Original Message

Re: IPTV providers in IN/Chicago

2015-04-28 Thread Mike Hammett
I suspect it's more of a choice of what's available than what he wants. If you're building from the ground-up, you can be picky, but if you're going light-weight (as little head-end as possible), you're stuck with whatever (good or bad) your wholesale partner uses. - Mike Hammett

Re: IPTV providers in IN/Chicago

2015-04-30 Thread Mike Hammett
That is true. They'll sell ISPs transport. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com Midwest Internet Exchange http://www.midwest-ix.com - Original Message - From: Frank Bulk frnk...@iname.com To: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net, nanog

Re: IPTV providers in IN/Chicago

2015-04-27 Thread Mike Hammett
-7411 Tom Barry ba...@wins.net , Bob Hurtgen hurt...@wins.net http://www.midwestvideosolutions.com/ Let them know I sent you. Maybe I'll get some cookies for it at some point. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message

Re: Looking for a provider in Ecuador

2015-04-27 Thread Mike Hammett
Did you check the map listings over at Telecom Ramblings? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com Midwest Internet Exchange http://www.midwest-ix.com - Original Message - From: Eric C. Miller e...@ericheather.com To: NANOG (nanog@nanog.org

Re: Hulu, ABC, Disney have blocked my entire subnet!

2015-05-06 Thread Mike Hammett
I don't think you mentioned the out of country error on the other list. ;-) Have you verified with any and all IP geolcoation services that you can find that your network is properly located? Maybe they think you're in Iran? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http

Re: IP DSCP across the Internet

2015-05-07 Thread Mike Hammett
That sounds like a rather poor implementation. What if they had more than one VoIP call? Seems like this thread has more FUD than real examples. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Mikael Abrahamsson swm

CenturyLink

2015-05-16 Thread Mike Hammett
Could someone familiar with CenturyLink's Indianapolis network hit me up offlist? As I don't have a sales opportunity, I didn't engage those channels. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com Midwest Internet Exchange http://www.midwest-ix.com

Route Optimization Products

2015-05-15 Thread Mike Hammett
What is out there for route optimization products? I can think of Noction (no inbound) or Internap FCP (old). - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com Midwest Internet Exchange http://www.midwest-ix.com

Re: Route Optimization Products

2015-05-15 Thread Mike Hammett
Sounds like multiple parties having improper route filters. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com Midwest Internet Exchange http://www.midwest-ix.com - Original Message - From: Job Snijders j...@instituut.net To: Mike Hammett na...@ics

Hulu and HBO

2015-05-17 Thread Mike Hammett
When I fire up their streams, they come from Level3 IPs. Can anyone confirm that Hulu and HBO come from Level 3 and not just someone that has the box I was talking to on Level3's network? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com Midwest Internet

Re: Route Optimization Products

2015-05-15 Thread Mike Hammett
Perhaps, but that wouldn't solve the problem of automatically moving traffic when a provider has an issue on their own network. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com Midwest Internet Exchange http://www.midwest-ix.com - Original Message

Re: Peering and Network Cost

2015-04-15 Thread Mike Hammett
cheap transit. A lot of people tend to forget there are thousands of independent ISPs out there, usually in areas where there aren't a breadth of providers in the first place. Most could get buy with a single GigE (or even less). - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http

Re: Peering and Network Cost

2015-04-15 Thread Mike Hammett
you're actually using and not $/megabit of capacity. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Mike Hammett na...@ics-il.net To: Max Tulyev max...@netassist.ua Cc: nanog@nanog.org Sent: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 1:33:35

Re: Peering and Network Cost

2015-04-15 Thread Mike Hammett
Very true. I left it as I did given that I expect a similar profile from others in North America... on NANOG. Basically, wherever your region's streaming video or application updates come from. ;-) - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com

Re: Peering and Network Cost

2015-04-15 Thread Mike Hammett
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y43Fy4oU2XE There are reasons to peer other than cost reduction. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Baldur Norddahl baldur.nordd...@gmail.com To: nanog@nanog.org Sent

Re: Peering and Network Cost

2015-04-16 Thread Mike Hammett
IX port pricing in the Chicago area has plummeted in the past two or three years. It's gone down... maybe 2/3. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Tore Anderson t...@fud.no To: Mark Tinka mark.ti...@seacom.mu

Re: Peering and Network Cost

2015-04-17 Thread Mike Hammett
Transit should cost more than peering and should never cost little more than the cost of a cross connect or a switch, given the load of additional responsibilities. I counter that if peering is cheaper than transit, you need to talk to your IX about it's cost models. - Mike Hammett

Re: Peering and Network Cost

2015-04-17 Thread Mike Hammett
E, countering that if transit is cheaper than peering, you should talk to your IX. The effects of posting when I haven't been awake for hardy more than ten minutes - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Mike

Re: Cisco/Level3 takedown

2015-04-11 Thread Mike Hammett
Oh well. Don't do business with dirtbags. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Mike Jones m...@mikejones.in To: Randy Bush ra...@psg.com Cc: nanog@nanog.org Sent: Saturday, April 11, 2015 2:37:07 AM Subject: Re

Re: Small IX IP Blocks

2015-04-04 Thread Mike Hammett
using smaller than /24s, but it's not overly common. Cash and address space preservation. What does the community think about IXes on smaller than /24s? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Brendan Halley bren

Re: Open source alternatives to UNINETT Stager for visual netflow peering analysis

2015-04-10 Thread Mike Hammett
I got the impression that Peter was looking for it to also do downstream ASes. I don't get that impression from the AS-Stats page. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: Paul S. cont...@winterei.se To: nanog

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