By stretch | Tuesday, August 4, 2009 at 3:05 p.m. UTC
Around the turn of the month, the global BGP IPv4 routing table broke the 300,000-route barrier.
The good news is that this growth will more or less plateau when we run out of IPv4 networks. Graphs courtesy of bgp.potaroo.net.
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