Peering requirements:

  • Route exchanges are done via BGPv4
  • Technical contact information must be provided
  • AS56662 requires that peers announce the same routing policy at all points where they peer with us, unless other arrangements are made
  • Peers must enforce strict filtering policies to prevent route leaks
  • Peers must cooperate in the troubleshooting of any peering related issues, denial of service attacks, UCE, hacking or virus penetration
  • Peers are prohibited from abusing our peering relationship by pointing default or resetting any next-hop
  • Peers are requested to peer at all common peering points
  • AS56662 reserves the right to not peer with anyone as we see fit and to terminate any peering at any time with 30 days notice.
  • AS56662 reserves the right to change this policy with 30 days notice
  • Whenever two peering contacts meet in person they are encouraged to raise glases in a toast to their successful peering

Requesting peering to AS56662

An ISP seeking peering should submit its request in writing via email providing the following information:

  • A brief description of its network (we just want to know who you are)
  • Peering-point(s) [IPv6-in-IPv4 tunnel / GRE] or KleyRex or SPEED-IX or DE-CIX
  • AS-Number
  • AS-set (if available)
  • Prefix limit we should use
  • Contact data

Applications for peering should be submitted to email.