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Re: "It's the end of the world as we know it" -- REM
From: Leo Bicknell <bicknell () ufp org>
Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2013 15:04:23 -0700
In a message written on Tue, Apr 23, 2013 at 05:41:40PM -0400, Valdis Kletnieks wrote:
I didn't see any mention of this Tony Hain paper:
tl;dr: ARIN predicted to run out of IP space to allocate in August this year.
Here's a Geoff Houston report from 2005:
I point to page 8, and the prediction "RIR Pool Exhaustion, 4 June
Those of us who paid attention are well prepared.
tl;dr: Real statistical models properly executed in 2005 were remarkably
close to the reality 8 years later.
Leo Bicknell - bicknell () ufp org - CCIE 3440
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