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Re: ISP operational question
On Tue, Dec 12, 2000 at 08:59:11AM -0800, Brian W. wrote: > > > Now here is the question. What choices does the regional ISP have when > > implementing routing and IP addressing? I assume the regional ISP will not > > implement BGP, since there will only be one maybe two upstream connections > > to a single NSP - initially. > You will have a marketing problem with this. Customers would like to see > you connected to more than 1 nsp. Also, you sooner or later will get a > customer that wants to multihome to you and another company. So, you'll > really need to think about getting an as and running bgp I believe. You're assuming a lot about his region. Plug any rural Oklahoma county in there, and his model is what's done.