Participant Info

  • Areas ServedEU, US
  • ASNs40401 396865

Implementation of MANRS Actions

  • Action 1: Prevent propagation of incorrect routing information We implement filtering on Backblaze’s BGP peering sessions. We also deploy RPKI for all our IPv4 and IPv6 address space.
  • Action 2: Prevent traffic with spoofed source IP addresses We have egress Access Control Lists (ACLs) at multiple layers that only allow traffic sourced from Backblaze IPs.
  • Action 3: Facilitate global operational communication and coordination [email protected] is monitored by the Network Engineering staff. Our PeeringDB entries are updated with any changes.
  • Action 4: Facilitate validation of routing information on a global scale We sign our address space with RPKI.
  • Action 5: Encourage MANRS adoption Backblaze encourages other network operators to blaze forward and adopt MANRS standards to help promote industry best practices.