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% Information related to 'AS131193'
% Abuse contact for 'AS131193' is 'its-servicedesk@vuw.ac.nz'
aut-num:        AS131193
as-name:        VUW2-AS-AP
descr:          Engineering and Computer Science
descr:          Victoria University of Wellington
descr:          P. O. Box 600
descr:          Wellington
country:        NZ
org:            ORG-VUOW1-AP
import:         from AS23655
                action pref=100;
                accept ANY
import:         from AS9439
                action pref=50;
                accept ANY
import:         from AS38229
                action pref=60;
                accept ANY
import:         from AS23905
                accept ANY
export:         to AS23655
                announce AS131193
export:         to AS9439
                announce AS131193
export:         to AS38229
                announce AS131193
export:         to AS23905
                announce AS131193
admin-c:        md21-ap
tech-c:         md21-AP
tech-c:         PM380-AP
notify:         asjl@ecs.vuw.ac.nz
mnt-routes:     MAINT-NZ-VUW
mnt-by:         MAINT-NZ-VUW
mnt-irt:        IRT-VUW-NZ
last-modified:  2017-10-16T00:19:33Z
source:         APNIC
irt:            IRT-VUW-NZ
address:        Victoria University of Wellington
address:        Information Technology Services
address:        P. O. Box 600
address:        Wellington
e-mail:         its-servicedesk@vuw.ac.nz
abuse-mailbox:  its-servicedesk@vuw.ac.nz
admin-c:        MD21-AP
tech-c:         PM380-AP
auth:           # Filtered
mnt-by:         MAINT-NZ-VUW
last-modified:  2017-05-02T22:31:27Z
source:         APNIC
organisation:   ORG-VUOW1-AP
org-name:       Victoria University of Wellington
country:        NZ
address:        PO Box 600
phone:          +64-4-472-1000
e-mail:         info@victoria.ac.nz
mnt-ref:        APNIC-HM
mnt-by:         APNIC-HM
last-modified:  2017-08-29T23:21:13Z
source:         APNIC
person:         Mark Davies
address:        Victoria University of Wellington
address:        Mathematical & Computing Sciences
address:        P. O. Box 600
address:        Wellington
country:        NZ
phone:          +64-4-463-5055
e-mail:         mark@mcs.vuw.ac.nz
nic-hdl:        MD21-AP
notify:         mark@mcs.vuw.ac.nz
mnt-by:         MAINT-NZ-VUW
last-modified:  2012-02-01T06:01:06Z
source:         APNIC
person:         Phil Mansford
nic-hdl:        PM380-AP
e-mail:         phil.mansford@vuw.ac.nz
address:        Victoria University of Wellington
address:        PO Box 600
address:        Wellington
phone:          +64-4-463-5931
fax-no:         +64-4-463-5552
country:        NZ
mnt-by:         MAINT-NZ-VUW
last-modified:  2008-12-16T02:53:10Z
source:         APNIC
% This query was served by the APNIC Whois Service version 1.88.15-46 (WHOIS-NODE1)
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5 records found for '-T aut-num AS131193'
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Inverse attributes

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