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Update on AS Path Lengths Over Time
Update on AS Path Lengths Over Time
Mirjam Kühne — 10 Sep 2012

One way to determine the denseness of the Internet, or its “interconnectedness”, is to look at the path length between Autonomous Systems (ASes). A while ago we looked at that and also at differences between IPv4 and IPv6 networks. Has this changed in the meantime? See our findings below. … Read more

Tags: routing
RIPE NCC Registration Services "Dry Run" For Last /10 Procedures
RIPE NCC Registration Services "Dry Run" For Last /10 Procedures
Andrea Cima — 23 Aug 2012

The RIPE NCC will shortly reach a point where we have approximately one month's worth of IPv4 address space (approximately /10) to distribute before we reach the last /8. Once we reach this point, several adjustments will be made to our standard procedures, so the RIPE NCC decided to do a "dry run" to ensure that the process we designed works properly and provide an opportunity to iron out any flaws.… Read more

Tags: ipv4