Ready for IPv6 - Or Not?

Fourteen items to know about IPv6.

By Enterprise Networking Planet Staff | Posted Feb 15, 2011
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Author Joan Engebretson offers a list of fourteen things to know about IPv6 to customers and service providers, in this article presented on Connected Planet Online. The article covers everything from who will feel the impact of IPv6 to the short term fix tunnelling can provide.


"This is a question I’ve been trying to get to the bottom of since before the central pool of IPv4 Internet addresses ran dry recently. And although the answer is not a simple one, I think I’ve come to a reasonable understanding of what the answer entails—thanks to some web research and some detailed conversations with Owen DeLong, whose title is “IPv6 evangelist” for Hurricane Electric, and Global Crossing CTO Anthony Christie. (Both of those carriers made early IPv6 deployments.) “

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