CIDR, Sprint and the Big guys. (Tim Salo) wrote:
      It would appear that there may also be a strong argument that the
      tremendous proliferation of [small] ISPs is a significant contributor
      to the growth of the size of the Internet routing tables.


this smells like an opportunity to me. To my regret I've been observing
the decline of the supercomputer industry for years due to a lack of demand
(KSR, CM5). Can't the supercomputer gurus apply some of their extensive
knowledge gained in a super-router?