How do you get a community effort off the ground and make it a success? How do we even define success? Is it the number of participants, general awareness beyond its participants, or new parallel activities that the effort stimulates?
We’re happy to announce that recently the list of MANRS participants has grown. Three network operators from Russia have now supported the initiativ
Just over one year ago, on the 6th of November 2014, a group of 9 network operators launched an effort called MANRS – Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security.
A new MANRS participant, SBTAP, writes on its website: “The autonomous system SBTAP of the City of San Benedetto del Tronto is the first public administration in Italy to join the Routing Resilience Manifesto”.
Last week, a pan-African Internet service provider of fibre-based connectivity, Workonline Communications, joined the group of MANRS supporters by declaring that they implement all four of the Actions.
Cogent Communications, Inc., a multinational Tier 1 Internet Service Provider, joined the Routing Resilience Manifesto movement, by supporting the MANRS document and implementing all four Actions defined there. As Hank Kilmer put it: “Cogent supports the efforts championed by the MANRS document.
The number of networks that support MANRS and have signed up is growing. We have now reached 22.
Just a few hours after the official launch of the initiative we received three requests to join.