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Re: ARIN sucks? was Re: Kremen's Buddy?

  • From: virendra rode //
  • Date: Thu Sep 14 11:45:16 2006

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Alain Hebert wrote:
>    Hi,
>    All our experiences consulting our clients about how to get their AS
> and Subnets have been pretty easy and fast.
>    First get enought IP from 2 Peer to justify at least a /21;
>    Now that you have 2 Peer, request the AS and a Subnet from ARIN;
>    Take a day or 2 to prepare the paperwork;
>    Submit it in the right sequence to ARIN;
>    And LISTEN to your ARIN rep, they know how the procedure must be done
> and will help your get it done correctly.
>    Simple really.
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I'm in the process of obtaining PI & ASN for my customer. Looking at
ARIN's template, it appears to be pretty straight forward.

1. POC
3. AS Number
4. End-User Network Request (/22)

Provided there aren't any issues with the filings, this entire process
shouldn't take more than 1 week tops.


> Hank Nussbacher wrote:
>>> Richard A Steenbergen wrote:
>>>> Try looking at it from an outsider's point of view instead. If
>>>> you're new to dealing with ARIN, it is not uncommon to find the
>>>> process is absolutely baffling, frustrating, slow, expensive, and
>>>> requiring intrusive disclosure just shy of an anal cavity probe.
>> I recently had to do the ARIN process for a customer from beginning to
>> end.  Never had experience with ARIN, nor its methods or templates
>> (only RIPE experience).
>> Took 5 weeks to get a /19 and then an additional 4 weeks to get the
>> ASN.  YMMV.
>> -Hank Nussbacher
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