IPv6

MoD Has £38.5m Of IPv4 Addresses As Government IPv6 Apathy Continues

FoI requests show government is as bad as private sector in IPv6 adoption

5 years ago

BT Confirms Plans For 2016 IPv6 Rollout

BT will look to migrate users from IPv4 to IPv6 by the end of the 2016-17 financial year

5 years ago

BT Finally Begins Tests Of IPv6

It's been a long time coming, but IPv6 could soo be on the way as BT begins tests

5 years ago

DDoS Attacks Double In A Year As Akamai Warns Of Future IPv6 Threat

Akamai says attackers are changing tactics with DDoS now lasting longer but using less bandwidth

5 years ago

Vint Cerf Wants Public Outcry Over ISPs’ IPv6 Delays

Cerf is still banging on about IPv6, calling on people to put more pressure on the likes of BT

7 years ago

Zmap’s Fast Internet Scan Tool Could Spread Zero Days In Minutes

The 45-minute Internet scan could be a force for good... or evil

7 years ago

BT Retail Tests IP Address Sharing

In BT Retail's Carrier-Grade NAT pilot some customers will share IP addresses as an alternative to IPv6

7 years ago

PlusNet Tests IP Address-Sharing As IPv6 Fails To Take Off

IPv4 addresses are running out so PlusNet wants more customers to try using the same IP address

8 years ago

TechWeekEurope Readers Divided Over IPv6

Half our readers are committed to IPv6, yet a quarter don't know what it is

8 years ago

Poll: Do You Plan To Adopt IPv6?

Is anyone using IPv6, or has it all been a wasted effort?

8 years ago

The UK’s IPv6 Failure: Conspiracy Or Cockup?

The UK government fumbled IPv6, says Peter Judge. Or did it do that on purpose?

8 years ago

‘Powerless’ UK IPv6 Promotion Body 6UK Shuts Down

6UK warns UK risks being left in the past

8 years ago

DWP IPv4 Addresses Are Not For Sale

The 16.8 million address block is being used and can’t be sold

8 years ago

Petition Asks UK Government To Sell £600m Wasted IPv4 Addresses

DWP's hoard of Internet addresses could help clear the deficit

8 years ago

Providers Pushed To IPv6, As Europe’s Last IPv4 Addresses Are Issued

The last IPv4 addresses will be strictly rationed

8 years ago

World IPv6 Launch: ‘No Business Case’ For IT To Sell

It's World IPv6 Launch today, but IT teams won't be celebrating or even making big changes just yet

8 years ago

World IPv6 Launch Sets 6 June As Target Date

Internet Society organised event sets out plans for IPv6

9 years ago

London’s Olympics Could Lose The IPv6 Race

Beijing 2008 ran on IPv6; if London 2012 hasn't implemented it, that could be an international humiliation, says Axel Pawlik

9 years ago

IPv6: Pathetic Tools And Poor Hardware Support

World IPv6 Day proved there is a lot of IPv6 out there, but adoption is still disappointing. The industry needs…

9 years ago

IPv6 Day Is Hailed As A Qualified Success

World IPv6 Day passed by quietly, so the new protocol works, but there were still low traffic volumes

9 years ago

IPv6 Day Shows Why The World Needs A New Internet

The IT industry is backing World IPv6 Day because Internet addresses are running out - as cloud demand hits

9 years ago

Most Organisations See IPv6 Transition As Low Priority

As World IPv6 Day approaches, research shows companies feel no urgency to adopt the new standard

9 years ago

Free DNS Sandbox From OpenDNS For IPv6 Tests

The OpenDNS sandbox for IPv6 is a free service to encourage networking administrators to try the protocol

9 years ago

IPv6 Traffic Remains Minuscule

Despite growing interest in IPv6, the traffic over the protocol remains less than 1 percent of overall online traffic, Arbor…

10 years ago

IPv6: Leave It To Service Providers

The world may be running out of IPv4, but the sky is not falling, and carriers can handle the problems,…

10 years ago

IPv4 Depletion Won’t Cause IPv6 Stampede

IPv4 address blocks are now depleted, but don’t worry about running out of new addresses just yet, says Wayne Rash

10 years ago

IPv4 Will Go On For Twenty Years

The Internet's shift to IPv6 will take a long while, even though the last blocks of IPv4 addresses have been…

10 years ago

World IPv4 Stocks Finally Run Out

The Internet authority has assigned its last batches of IPv4 addresses, putting pressure on companies to adopt IPv6

10 years ago

IPv6 Test Flight Has Risks – But Huge Benefits

On 8 June, we'll find out if the global, open Internet has a future, says Leslie Daigle, the Internet Society's…

10 years ago

Facebook, Google And Yahoo Join Giant IPv6 Test

The world's biggest websites will test the new IPv6 protocol before IPv4 addresses run out

10 years ago