Work: NTT Communications (AS2914).
Twitter: @JobSnijders
E-mail: job@instituut,net
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IETF Datatracker: Job Snijders


Job Snijders is IP Development Engineer at NTT Communications, where he analyzes and architects NTT's global IP network for future growth. He has been actively involved in the Internet community in an operational capacity, as a frequent presenter at network operator events such as NANOG, RIPE & APRICOT, and in a number of community projects for over 10 years. Job is founder & chairman of the NLNOG Foundation, and vice president of PeeringDB.

Job's special interests are routing policy, routing security and large scale BGP deployments. He maintains several tools such as irrtree and irrexplorer, and is active in the IETF where he has coauthored or contributed to RFCs and Internet-Drafts.

Before joining NTT Communications, Job held network engineering positions at Hibernia Networks, eBay Classifieds Group and Intouch NV.

Job has contributed to the following Internet-Drafts and RFCs:

RFC 8093 (author) - Deprecation of BGP Path Attribute values 30, 31, 129, 241, 242, and 243
RFC 8092 (author) - BGP Large Communities
RFC 8060 (author) - LISP Canonical Address Format (LCAF)
RFC 7999 (author) - BGP BLACKHOLE Community
RFC 7908 (contributor) - Problem Definition and Classification of BGP Route Leaks
RFC 7789 (contributor) - Impact of BGP Filtering on Inter-Domain Routing Policies
RFC 7059 (contributor) - A Comparison of IPv6-over-IPv4 Tunnel Mechanisms
RFC 6830 (contributor) - Locator/ID Separation Protocol (LISP)

draft-ietf-grow-large-communities-usage (author) - Usage of BGP Large Communities
draft-iops-grow-bgp-session-culling (author) - BCP on Mitigating Negative Impact of Maintenance through BGP Session Culling
draft-ietf-grow-bgp-reject (author) - Default IPv4 and IPv6 Unicast EBGP Route Propagation Behavior Without Policies
draft-ietf-idr-shutdown (author) - BGP Administrative Shutdown with Additional Communication
draft-snijders-rpsl-via (author) - The "import-via" and "export-via" attributes in RPSL Policy Specifications
draft-ietf-lisp-ddt (contributor) - LISP Delegated Database Tree
draft-ietf-idr-bgp-extended-messages (contributor) - Extended Message support for BGP

Other projects
RING - troubleshooting on steroids:

A list of movies: movies-list.txt
LISP wallpapers based on the IETF drafts and the LISP logo: LISP wallpapers.