Reply to post: Re: Time to claw some back

OK, this time it's for real: The last available IPv4 address block has gone

DougMac

Re: Time to claw some back

> There are probably large blocks of unused IPv4 addresses out there, if only the IANA would get off it's bottom and reclaim them.

Nope, been already done. They got some /8's back, and reallocated them years ago.

The only "large companies" left are Apple, HPE & Ford and a couple others. If you go down the IANA list, almost everything is allocated to huge Tier1 carriers directly, or to a regional IRR.

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