Info on MAE-EAST

traceroute to (
it is sitting at MAE-EAST


It's sitting behind: (

There's a BIG difference between:

1) At MAE-East physically, but behind a router;
2) At MAE-East physically, and with a MAE-East IP/switch connection.

Those purple beauties are a case of the former.
There's community concensus that (2) is 'cheating'.