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The Wave of the Future by Judy Kirpich
a parody of  Hokusai's The Great Wave of Kanegawa
This has been hanging in my office for over twenty five years.
In 2011, Andrew Moore found a high resolution source and attribution and story by the designer, Judy Kirpich.


Long time network operator at RAINet, Verio, NTT, etc. Still configures routers and servers.

Member of Technical Staff at Arrcus, Inc., vendor of a complete routing stack.

Research Fellow at Internet Initiative Japan

Bio sketch


My PGP key is still on the public keyring. But a more modern way to get it is via WKD, i.e. gpg --locate-external-keys randy@psg.com which is explained here

My age key is age1h56v8w9567k6742zytqq20dzhmn4s3a3dqfvetvzwep579m7vaxsjd4l8a

What are the RPKI, Origin Validation, and BGPsec?

psg.com is a invited-access FreeBSD system run for a few old friends who need net access. For an account, write to

Randy Bush <randy@psg.com>
5147 Crystal Springs
Bainbridge Island, WA
98110 US