Re: [apops] APNIC Internet Exchange Point SIG

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  • Subject: Re: [apops] APNIC Internet Exchange Point SIG
  • From: Philip Smith <pfs at cisco dot com>
  • Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2001 02:32:46 +1000
  • Cc: sig-routing at lists dot apnic dot net
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      >Date: Thu, 18 Oct 2001 14:22:59 +1000
      >To: apops at lists dot apnic dot net, sig-ix at lists dot apnic dot net
      >From: Philip Smith <pfs at cisco dot com>
      >Subject: Re: [apops] APNIC Internet Exchange Point SIG
      >Cc: sig-routing at lists dot apnic dot net, Hideo Ishii <hishii at gblx dot ad dot jp>
      >
      >Hi,
      >
      >Following on from my earlier announcement, I'd like to let you all know 
      >that the mailing list for the Internet Exchange Special Interest Group has 
      >now been created.
      >
      >It is sig-ix at lists dot apnic dot net, and you can join it by using majordomo in 
      >the usual way.
      >
      >The first meeting of the SIG will be held during APRICOT 2002 in Bangkok 
      >at the beginning of March. Hideo Ishii and I welcome suggestions or offers 
      >of content for the meeting - the first action item will be ofcourse to 
      >appoint a chair and co-chair of the group.
      >
      >best wishes,
      >
      >philip
      >--
      >
      >At 19:53 04/10/2001 +1000, Philip Smith wrote:
      >>Hi,
      >>
      >>You may recall that at the last APOPS session during the APNIC meeting in 
      >>Taipei we heard reports from several exchange points and had some 
      >>discussion on IXPs within the AP region.
      >>
      >>Following on from this, Hideo Ishii and I requested that APNIC consider 
      >>forming an IXP Special Interest Group as there was clear interest in the 
      >>whole topic. I proposed this at the APNIC plenary and the audience agreed 
      >>that this was a good idea.
      >>
      >>The SIG mailing list will be created very soon now, but in the meantime 
      >>I'd like to ask for volunteers who would be willing to be chair or 
      >>co-chair of the Special Interest Group. As with the other APNIC SIGs, the 
      >>chair or co-chair is expected to pull the agenda together for the SIG 
      >>meeting, and obviously chair the meeting during the 6-monthly APNIC 
      >>conferences... Some work is involved, so would suit motivated IXP 
      >>operators or supporters... :-)
      >>
      >>Anyone who is interested, please let either Hideo Ishii or me know.
      >>
      >>thanks!
      >>
      >>philip
      >>--
      
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