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Re: Multi-home II

  • From: Rural CNE
  • Date: Sun May 14 11:12:12 2000

> While I have no idea what "e-Internet" (Even telephony network has
> been Electric since several decades ago. Or do you mean RFC1149
> and RFC2549?) and "IAP" (sounds like a NAT based anti-ISP which
> certainly has no reason to multi-home) means...

The "e-" prefix was borrowed from the trade press.  The current trend
is to attach the "e" and claim that their hardware/software solution will
enable you to conduct "eBusiness" through the use of "eCommerce."

"IAP," or Internet Access Provider, was an acronym taken from
nanog's website and refers to small / medium size ISP's.    
 
> draft-ohta-e2e-multihoming-00.txt
I will check it out.

-brad (Rural CNE)
bwalters@inet-direct.com







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