Let's see if we can clarify this once and for all. ISD
owner was a good friend of mine and helped me when I ran a computer store.
Without him I couldn't run the store and over the years I have repaid him for
his contributions. A few years ago I closed the computer store and started
Atrivo. At first we acquired /24's direct from the providers themselves
and was statically routing everything. We did this for a few years until
recently when we upgrade our routers and decided to BGP. We have grown to
the point that we have to prepare for the future.
After discussing our expansion plans to Rob, I came to find
out that he did posses a /16 which his now defunct company wasn't using
anymore. From that point I found out what it would take from Arin to have
us use the space. We followed all the steps that Arin had told us to
do. We of course wanted to update contact information to reflect the new
change and so we can respond to any issues that may arrive running a
All our providers and vendors know us as a respectable
company. There is nothing wrong that we have done and all this witch
hunting is unjust and unfair. Might I mention that Spews, SpamHaus or
anyone that has made these claims has not even attempted to give me a
call. I have even tried to make arrangements to meet up at the colo and to
show anyone that we are for real. Of course this has been always
Well I don't know how much this will help, since it's seems
that no matter what I offer or do is just not enough. Maybe I have to give
my DNA just to prove who I am?
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