[sig-policy] prop-120-v002: Final /8 pool exhaustion plan

  • To: sig-policy@apnic.net
  • Subject: [sig-policy] prop-120-v002: Final /8 pool exhaustion plan
  • From: Bertrand Cherrier <b.cherrier@micrologic.nc>
  • Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2018 08:34:36 +1100
  • Delivered-to: sig-policy@clove.apnic.net
  • Dkim-signature: v=1; a=rsa-sha256; q=dns/txt; c=relaxed/relaxed; d=micrologic.nc; s=mail; h=To:Date:Message-Id:Subject:Mime-Version:Content-Type:From; bh=shapT7H5LrjUi+8Y1BJjyW7N4ijVBK/0b1hOGZGhWu8=; b=jnNRSTFuIimktqa0bUQSqsiTyZHEC7EctmpBFiOlRh44Lzs4qGfgQhr+otogKi/2DYhsaEBEpU1aUnEx+nfvym/g/OPCumBMvMRCvwyOUY2MptkzHCj+jMxSCxpjqkgSFhv5bIhJFTCd0U6x/D3psNjSUza1AR8LXTDdEuzK2wk=;
  • List-archive: <http://mailman.apnic.net/mailing-lists/sig-policy/>
  • List-help: <mailto:sig-policy-request@lists.apnic.net?subject=help>
  • List-id: APNIC SIG on resource management policy <sig-policy.lists.apnic.net>
  • List-post: <mailto:sig-policy@lists.apnic.net>
  • List-subscribe: <https://mailman.apnic.net/mailman/listinfo/sig-policy>, <mailto:sig-policy-request@lists.apnic.net?subject=subscribe>
  • List-unsubscribe: <https://mailman.apnic.net/mailman/options/sig-policy>, <mailto:sig-policy-request@lists.apnic.net?subject=unsubscribe>

    • Dear SIG members

      A new version of the proposal "prop-120: Final /8 pool exhaustion plan" has been sent to the Policy SIG for review.

      Information about earlier versions is available from:

      https://www.apnic.net/community/policy/proposals/prop-120/

      You are encouraged to express your views on the proposal:

       - Do you support or oppose the proposal?
       - Is there anything in the proposal that is not clear?
       - What changes could be made to this proposal to make it more effective?

      Please find the text of the proposal below.

      Kind Regards,

      Sumon, Bertrand, Ching-Heng
      APNIC Policy SIG Chairs



      -------------------------------------------------------

      prop-120-v002: Final /8 pool exhaustion plan

      -------------------------------------------------------

      Proposer:       Tomohiro Fujisaki
                     fujisaki at syce dot net


      1. Problem statement
      --------------------

      APNIC makes IPv4 address delegation from two IPv4 pools. These are the
      103/8 (Final /8) pool and the non-103/8 IPv4 Recovered pool.

      Currently, there are no IPv4 addresses in the non-103/8 IPv4 Recovered
      pool and APNIC manages a Recovered Pool Waiting List for approved
      requests. And, based on the Geoff's projection (*1), the 103/8 (Final
      /8) pool will be exhausted in a few years.

      It will be necessary to make a guidance about how to manage the IPv4
      delegation after both IPv4 pools exhaustion.


      2. Objective of policy change
      -----------------------------

      To provide a guidance for 103/8 pool exhaustion.


      3. Situation in other regions
      -----------------------------

      None.


      4. Proposed policy solution
      ---------------------------

      Guidance for 103/8 pool exhaustion:

       - The first time an approved request cannot be fulfilled from the 103/8
         pool, a waiting list will be created. That waiting list will be
         managed same as recovered pool waiting list.

       - APNIC continue to manage two pools, the recovered pool and the 103/8 pool.

      5. Advantages / Disadvantages
      -----------------------------

      Advantages:

       - Possible to avoid confusion at 103/8 address pool exhaustion date

      Disadvantages:

      None.


      6. Impact on resource holders
      ------------------------------

      No impact to resource holders.


      7. References
      -------------
      1. IPv4 Address Report
       http://www.potaroo.net/tools/ipv4/

      Cordialement,
      ___________________________________________
      Bertrand Cherrier
      Administration Systèmes - R&D
      Micro Logic Systems
      b.cherrier@micrologic.nc
      https://www.mls.nc
      Tél : +687 24 99 24
      VoIP : 65 24 99 24
      SAV : +687 36 67 76 (58F/min)