Research Goals

This network exists to further a variety of goals, primarily focused on learning and research with a mix of personal connectivity for a variety of projects.

Short Term

  • RIPE: LIR, ASN, IPv4 prefix and IPv6 prefix (in process)
  • Alcazar at new home location over G.Fast (ordered)
  • Wireguard between alcazar, bastion, citadel
  • Get transit and primary uplink from IPng Networks
  • Renumber & rename everything
  • NTP (GPS, PPS synced)
  • DNS Recursive
  • Network Plan
  • Bastion at Daedalean / IPng Networks
  • Citadel at AXA / Init7
  • Connect to various Virtual IX for peering from bastion & citadel
  • DNS Authoritive is at ( / is hosted by Massar's Network


  • Management tool for this all; requires to be functional

Long Term (year+)

  • Connect citadel to SwissIX for local peering: maybe move to other DC?
  • Research:
    • new BGP toolkits
    • network management & deployment
    • server management & deployment
    • traffic monitoring
    • traffic management
    • setup arm64 cluster for shared-dedicated services