Bob Fink fink@es.net
Fri, 29 Sep 2000 07:51:11 -0700

MIMOS-MY requests a pTLA (see their request below).

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>Date: Fri, 29 Sep 2000 15:28:09 +0800 (MYT)
>From: Raja Azlina Raja Mahmood <ina@mimos.my>
>To: fink@es.net
>cc: ipv6-support@mimos.my
>Subject: MIMOS-MY, pTLA Request
>Hi Bob,
>This is Azlina from MIMOS, Malaysia requesting for the pTLA status
>from 6bone.   We hope we do  meet the 6bone's requirements (refer
>below).   Please inform us if we miss anything.  Thank you.
>Guidelines for 6Bone pTLA sites
>1.      The pTLA Applicant must have a minimum of three (3) months
>         qualifying experience as a 6Bone end-site or pNLA transit.
>         During the entire qualifying period the Applicant must be
>         operationally providing the following:
>  ANSWER: We have been connected to the 6bone since july 4th 2000.
>       a. Fully maintained, up to date, 6Bone Registry entries for their
>          IPv6-site inet6num, mntner, and person objects, including each
>          tunnel that the Applicant has.
>ANSWER: We do maintain an up-to-date 6bone registry with the following
>entries: IPv6-site(mimos-my), mntner(mnt-mimos.my),inet6num
>(2001:208:110::/44), nic-handle(rarm1-6bone) and all tunnels that
>we have.
>       b. Fully maintained, and reliable, BGP4+ peering and connectivity
>          between the Applicant's boundary router and the appropriate
>          connection point into the 6Bone. This router must be IPv6
>          pingable. This criteria is judged by members of the 6Bone
>          Operations Group at the time of the Applicant's pTLA request.
>ANSWER: We maintain bgp4+ peering with singAREN(Singapore), dti(Japan) and
>Viagenie(Canada).  Do visit this site:
>"http://www.cs-ipv6.lancs.ac.uk/ipv6/6bone/whois/bycountry.html#my" for
>verification.  The router is IPv6 pingable as well (router1.nel-ipv6.
>mimos.my) with following addresses 2001:208:110:2::33 & 2001:208:110:1::2.
>       c. Fully maintained DNS forward (AAAA) and reverse (ip6.int)
>          entries for the Applicant's router(s) and at least one host
>          system.
>ANSWER: We maintain our own IPv6 nameservers with its primary at
>britney.nel-ipv6.mimos.my->2001:208:110:2::36 and secondary at
>ricky.nel-ipv6.mimos.my->2001:208:110:2::39.  We have few IPv6 hosts
>that are IPv6 pingable, i.e. christina.nel-ipv6.mimos.my ->
>2001:208:110:2::37(including the nameservers).  Refer below:
> >dig ricky.nel-ipv6.mimos.my aaaa
>ricky.nel-ipv6.mimos.my.  1D IN AAAA  2001:208:110:2::39
> >dig
> 86400
>PTR     christina.nel-IPv6.mimos.my.
>       d. A fully maintained, and reliable, IPv6-accessible system
>          providing, at a mimimum, one or more web pages, describing the
>          Applicant's IPv6 services.  This server must be IPv6 pingable.
>ANSWER: Currently our IPv6 web server resides at http://www.nel-ipv6.
>mimos.my(2001:208:110:2::39), that describes our IPv6 activity, which is
>also IPv6 pingable.
>   2.  The pTLA Applicant MUST have the ability and intent to provide
>       "production-quality" 6Bone backbone service. Applicants must
>       provide a statement and information in support of this claim.
>       This MUST include the following:
>ANSWER: MIMOS Berhad do intend to provide "production-quality" 6bone
>backbone service.
>       a. A support staff of two persons minimum, three preferable, with
>          person attributes registered for each in the IPv6-site object
>          for the pTLA applicant.
>ANSWER: Our IPv6 support staffs are as followings:
>1.      Raja Azlina Raja Mahmood  (ina@mimos.my)
>2.      Che Rohani Ishak  (roha@mimos.my)
>3.      Mahizzan Mohd Fadzil (mahizzan@mimos.my).
>       b. A common mailbox for support contact purposes that all support
>          staff have acess to, pointed to with a notify attribute in the
>          IPv6-site object for the pTLA Applicant.
>ANSWER: Our common mailbox: IPv6-support@mimos.my
>   3.  The pTLA Applicant MUST have a potential "user community" that
>       would be served by its becoming a pTLA, e.g., the Applicant is a
>       major provider of Internet service in a region, country, or
>       focus of interest. Applicant must provide a statement and
>       information in support this claim.
>ANSWER: We are operating one of the largest ISPs in Malaysia.  We have
>more than 300K of subscribers and lease circuit community.  We have been
>operating this ISP service for more than 13 years.  We also operate MYNIC
>(Malaysian Network Information Centre - provides domain name registration
>service) and MYCERT (Malaysian Computer Emergency Response Team - acts as
>a point of reference in dealing with computer security incidents and
>methods of preventions) that are serving Malaysian Internet community.
>   4.  The pTLA Applicant MUST commit to abide by the current 6Bone
>       operational rules and policies as they exist at time of its
>       application, and agree to abide by future 6Bone backbone
>       operational rules and policies as they evolve by consensus of the
>       6Bone backbone and user community.
>ANSWER: We hereby agree to abide to the 6bone operational rules and