RIPE NCC announce their reserve pool of IPv4 addresses has run out.
RIPE NCC is one of five Regional Internet Registries that provide internet protocol allocations and operates within Europe and the Middle East. Their stewardship has kept a reserve of IPv4 addresses for new, small organisations in recent years however this pool has now run out. Their full announcement is available to see here.
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