Re: Middle Eastern Exchange PointsFrom: Michael Loftis <mloftis () wgops com> Date: Wed, 08 Feb 2006 15:54:15 -0700
--On February 8, 2006 2:13:32 PM -0500 "Patrick W. Gilmore"
<patrick () ianai net> wrote:
Also, just because it looks like something to an "outside observer" does
not make it so. Transit vs. peering is a business relationship, and is
defined by the parties involved, not the protocol used or how people
outside view it.
And that right there is the heart of the matter. It's a BUSINESS
relationship. Not technical differentiation, and this is also probably
where the arguments come from, and the confusion.