This chapter outlines all the major steps on the path to reliable Internet connectivity. Other chapters detail the decisions to be made and the actions to be taken. Here, I'll focus on getting the steps done in the right order and minimizing the total calendar time till you reach your goal.
Some steps will be interdependent. Some will be needed only in special circumstances. This chapter will keep you on track.
Collect a list of the addresses you've already been allocated Group them into CIDR blocks Discard prefixes smaller than /24 What remains is a list of prefixes you can hope to advertise via BGP Record how your prefixes are advertised at a nearby NAP today for reference.
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