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- Both parties provide an escalation path for resolving network issues in a timely fashion. Issues of a non-emergency technical nature should be responded to within 48 hours.
- Both parties shall be responsive to unsolicited bulk email, hacking, Denial of Service, and other network security and abuse issues. A good faith effort should be made to provide a qualified network engineer to trace ongoing network attacks within a reasonable amount of time.
- Both parties shall provide access to a route server, looking glass, or similar service for the purposes of routing audits, diagnostics, and troubleshooting.
- Both parties shall work quickly and diligently to establish additional capacity to accommodate traffic growth.
- Both parties shall announce consistent routes across all interconnection points.
- Both parties are expected to register their routes in a public Internet Routing Registry (IRR) database, for the purposes of filtering. Both parties shall make good faith efforts to keep this information up to date.
- Both parties shall make every reasonable effort to restrict the transmission of Denial of Service attacks and packets with forged source addresses from their network.
- Both parties shall announce only their own routes and the routes of their transit customers to the other party. No other routes are permitted, and may be filtered if detected.
- Neither party shall establish a static route, a route of last resort, or otherwise send traffic to the other party for a route not announced via BGP. Neither party shall alter, sell, or give next-hops to a third party. These activities are considered theft of service, and will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.
- Neither party shall announce to the other the more specific routes of prefixes learned via a third party transit customer.
- BGP MD5 authentication is preferred, but not required.
- Peers are expected to aggregate their routes. Anything smaller than a IPv4 /24 will be dropped.
- XMission reserves the right to change this policy at any time.
- In the event of a severe or quality-of-service impacting violation of these policies, the interconnection may be temporarily suspended without notice.
- Any interconnection may be terminated for any reason, with 30 days notice.
- All requirements must be met at the time the request for Peering is made, and must continue to be met for the duration of the interconnection.
- XMission reserves the right to accept or decline any interconnection request for any reason.
IRR AS-SET: AS-XMISSION
Suggested IPv4 Max Prefix: 50
Suggested IPv6 Max Prefix: 5