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Overseas traffic issue [closed]

I have recently seen two problems related to overseas traffic where the traceroute shows that the problem seems to be located on the U.S. side. The traceroute drops off at the last leg ex. Amazon AWS, ...
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How can I avoid forks after a disconnection of all the peers in a unstuctured P2P network? [duplicate]

If a unstructured P2P network that uses an admission mechanism for new peers entrance gets completely offline because of a massive attack (e.g. massive DDoS), after reconnecting, peers will try to ...
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Source ip based Anycast-BGP?

I'm just getting interested in networking so don't be too harsh on me :) Ideal: 2 servers with shared ip; ip X Client 1 pings ip X > always server A Client 2 pings ip X > always server B ...
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Linux peer-to-peer ethernet bonding

I have two linux servers. Each have 2 ethernet ports. I connect port-to-port with straight-through ethernet cables between the 2 servers (there is no network switches involved). I want to bond the 2 ...
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Benefits of peering with Transit Providers at exchange points

Whilst investigating choices of IXPs and browsing through member lists, I realised that Hurricane Electric publicly peered on AMS-IX and other popular IXs. I also came across their peering policy that ...
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Is it possible to run IPv6 only BGP sessions?

We wish to peer with some members of an IXP that all support IPv6 peering. We do not wish to publicly peer on the IXP. Is it possible to save ourselves the trouble of getting a /24 block of v4's and ...
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Cross over cable network with DHCP On in one machine [closed]

Network novice here. I need to setup a small network (cross over cable) between a windows server 2008 and Raspbery Pi. And I need to have DHCP service running in my windows server and it should assign ...
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Diagnosing WAN performance & peering issues without a second ISP uplink as a comparison?

Background: I am able to access Twitter & Serverfault from work (using Level3) with no problems. However when I use RCN I get crummy service and am not able to load the page. Page reloads ...
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Choosing Transit Providers

My organisation is in a position where we are paying quite excessive charges for single homed IP transit form our primary data centre provider. We're at the position now where we're ready to start ...
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Peering with an internet exchange

Our organization is planning to peer with the local internet exchange, we are planning to obtain an AS number to allow us to do this. However I was unsure if we also need our own IP address space to ...