A: Debugging networks is way easier thanks to looking glasses and things like route-views. This project aims at expanding the toolbox network engineers use on a daily basis to troubleshoot by providing shell access in a organised way to participants.
Q: What’s in it for me?
A: Through this project you will gain access to systems in a wide varity of networks. This will make it easier to run traceroutes/mtr from a lot of view points.
Q: Who will have unlimited access to the server I donate?
A: At this moment a small team of people manages the RING. Their details can be found here.
Q: What are your thoughts on security?
A: Please see the Security section for an extensive overview of our goals and thoughts.
Q: Who are participants?
A: See the Participants section for an up to date list.
Q: What software is installed on all ring nodes?
A: See the faq/available-software section for an up to date list.
Q: Whom can I contact for any further questions?
A: The RING admins can be reached at <firstname.lastname@example.org>