BBC R&D Peering

The BBC operates a separate research network where we trial next generation services & technologies.

Today's project is - Multicast

If you also wish to peer with our production network see http://support.bbc.co.uk/support/peering/

We will peer with any ISP participating in our projects both directly and at Internet Peering Points.

Our peering policy is as follows:

Here is a list of the Internet Peering Points that we currently have a presence at:

Peering Point Location AS Number IP Address Connection Speed Announcing
LINX Telehouse
Docklands, London
31459 195.66.224.197 1 * GigE AS-BBCRD
LINX Multicast Telehouse
Docklands, London
31459 195.66.230.45 1 * GigE AS-BBCRD
LoNAP Telehouse
Docklands, London
31459 193.203.5.92 1 * GigE AS-BBCRD
LoNAP Multicast Telehouse
Docklands, London
31459 193.35.120.92 1 * GigE AS-BBCRD

If you have non UK users we have started work on an international service, content will be different and more limited due to content rights restrictions. This network hasn't reached any IX yet.

Peering Point Location AS Number IP Address Connection Speed Announcing
34158

Our routing policies for these peering points are registed with the IRR at RIPE.

If you're interested in peering with us at one of the above peering points, or as a private peer please contact us at multicast-tech@bbc.co.uk

Contact details:

Role Name Telephone Fax Email
Peering Multicast project admin +44 1737 839592 +44 1737 839516 multicast-tech@bbc.co.uk
NOC Internet Operations Team +44 1628 407777 (24x7) +44 1628 407701 noc@bbc.co.uk
Admin/Technical Brandon Butterworth +44 1737 839592 +44 1737 839516 brandon@bbc.co.uk