AusNOG conference

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I was lucky enough to get a free pass to the Australian Network Operators Group conference from one of our upstream providers, so that’s what I’m up to at the start of this week. It is interesting to compare it to my experiences at the several LinuxConfAU conferences I’ve been to. On the whole I […]

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Testing your connectivity

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Recently I blogged about our new IPv4 address allocation. While we don’t need to start using it for a while as we have been conserving IP addresses quite well, and gave ourselves plenty of time before we actually need to use the new allocation, it is a good idea to check that it is accessible […]

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New IPv4 allocation for Anchor

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Nobody is under any pretences that IPv6 will be close to 100% usage globally any time soon, so despite many entities having firm IPv6 plans or infrastructure already in place, demand for IPv4 is still strong. With that in mind, we’ve just acquired a new allocation from APNIC which will hopefully see us through until […]

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BGP Data Visualisation

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If you are among the upper echelon of network administrators who happen to have BGP administration within their scope of duties you probably have access to a lot of interesting, albeit quite verbose, information about the Internet at large. Generally, any network with a BGP configuration accepting a full feed from their upstream will have data […]

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