2021 News

  • 26-07-2021: China sets goal of running single-stack IPv6 network by 2030.  [The Register]

2020 News

  • 07-08-2020: IPv4, IPv6, and a sudden change in attitude.  [ipSpace]  [apenwarr]
  • 21-07-2020: Boffins detect wide abuse of IPv4 addresses bought on secondary market.  [The Register]

2019 News

  • 29-10-2019: RIPE has not exhausted IPv4 addresses yet.  [Packet Pushers]
  • 31-07-2019: Get ready for a literal waiting list for European IPv4 addresses.  [The Register]

2018 News

  • 28-08-2018: IPv6 causes peering issues between top networks.  [The Register]
  • 15-08-2018: The state of the IPv4 market.  [Russ White]  [CircleID]
  • 08-08-2018: IPv6: It's only NAT-ural that network nerds are dragging their feet.  [The Register]
  • 06-08-2018: IPv6-only world on the horizon.  [EETimes]
  • 28-06-2018: Time to dump dual-stack networks and get on the IPv6 train – with LW4o6.  [The Register]
  • 06-06-2018: Vint Cerf blasts techies for lackluster worldwide IPv6 adoption.  [The Register]
  • 06-06-2018: IPv6 makes progress, but much work remains.  [Network Computing]
  • 18-04-2018: The last available IPv4 address block has gone.  [The Register]
  • 11-04-2018: The next chapter in IPv6 multihoming saga.  [ipSpace]

2017 News

  • 27-11-2017: China plots new Great Leap Forward: to IPv6.  [The Register]
  • 23-05-2017: IETF RFC8159 keyed IPv6 tunnel.  [EtherealMind]  [RFC 8159]
  • 05-05-2017: What IPv6 transitions mechanisms are actually being used?  [ipSpace]
  • 21-04-2017: MIT selling 8 million IPv4 addresses.  [HardOCP]  [GitHubGist]
  • 20-04-2017: Seven steps to successful IPv4 transfers.  [Russ White]  [APNIC Blog]
  • 19-04-2017: Governing body declares: No IP addresses for governments that shut down internet access.  [ExtremeTech]
  • 19-04-2017: IPv6 extensions are already dead.  [EtherealMind]
  • 10-04-2017: Finally a reason not to bother with IPv6: Uh, security concerns...?  [The Register]  [HardOCP]  [Russ White]  [ITnews]
  • 10-03-2017: Public IPv4 drought: Verizon Wireless to stop handing out static addresses.  [The Register]
  • 15-02-2017: Global IPv4 address drought: Seriously, we're done now.  [The Register]
  • 31-01-2017: IPv4 in a world of IoT.  [DC Knowledge]
  • 18-01-2017: IPv6 vulnerable to fragmentation attacks that threaten core internet routers.  [The Register]
  • 09-01-2017: Studying the IPv4 transfer market.  [Russ White]  [APNIC]
  • 05-01-2017: The back-door feature problem.  [Russ White]  [CAIDAPDF]

2016 News

  • 08-11-2016: IPv4 is over, so quit relying on it in new protocols.  [The Register]
  • 29-09-2016: ARIN IPv4 depletion: the aftermath.  [Network Computing]
  • 19-09-2016: IPv4 apocalypse means we just can't measure the internet any more.  [The Register]
  • 16-09-2016: Google: there are three certainties in life – death, taxes and IPv6.  [The Register]
  • 16-09-2016: IPv6 versus v4 performance map.  [Russ White]  [APNIC]
  • 29-07-2016: This is how you build an IPv6-only data center.  [ipSpace]  [Hostinger]
  • 28-07-2016: IPv6 now faster than IPv4 when visiting 20% of top websites – and just as fast for the rest.  [The Register]
  • 12-07-2016: Measuring IPv6 from the Internet's core.  [Russ White]  [APNIC Blog]
  • 05-07-2016: Cutting through the IPv6 requirements red tape.  [ipSpace]
  • 01-07-2016: How IPv6 enables the connected home.  [Network Computing]
  • 22-06-2016: Fraudsters are buying IPv4 addresses.  [Schneier]  [The Register]
  • 06-06-2016: IPv6 progress report: going mainstream.  [Network Computing]
  • 02-06-2016: Cisco warns IPv6 ping-of-death vulnerability is everyone's problem.  [The Register]

2015 News

  • 23-11-2015: IPv6 performace.  [Geoff Huston]
  • 05-11-2015: There's a problem with IPv6 multihoming.  [ipSpace]
  • 10-08-2015: IPv6 and the swinging technology pendulum.  [ipSpace]
  • 05-08-2015: IPv4 address exhaustion in APNIC.  [Geoff Huston]
    • 12-08-2015: A second look at APNIC and IPv4 address exhaustion.  [Geoff Huston]
    • 14-08-2015: Engineering lessons, IPv6 edition.  [Russ White]
  • 03-08-2015: What’s driving IPv6 adoption? An IPv6 epiphany.  [Juniper]
  • 22-06-2015: IPv6 is here -- get used to it.  [ipSpace]
  • 15-06-2015: An update on IPv6.  [Geoff Huston]
  • 04-04-2015: IPv6 is 20 years old.  [ipSpace]
  • 26-03-2015: MLD considered harmful.  [ipSpace]

2014 News

  • 03-12-2014: New Bluetooth 4.2 spec brings IPv6, better privacy, and increased speed.  [Ars Technica]
  • 11-11-2014: IPv6 adoption: forging the path ahead.  [DC Knowledge]
  • 03-11-2014: IPv6 web starts to look like the internet we know.  [The Register]
  • 21-10-2014: Belgium leads the world in IPv6 adoption.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Google]
  • 20-10-2014: Hurricane Electric Expands IPv6 network to more Equinix data centers in Europe and Asia.  [DC Knowledge]
  • 03-10-2014: IPv6 adoption in the UK.  [IPengineer]
  • 30-09-2014: Global IPv6 traffic is growing, DDoS dying, says Akamai.  [The Register]
  • 29-08-2014: IPv6 adoption starting to add up to real numbers: 0.6 percent.  [Ars Technica]
  • 07-08-2014: IPv6 and the VCR.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Networking Nerd]
  • 07-08-2014: RIPE and ARIN start testing for longer-than-/24 reachability.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [ARIN]  [RIPE]
  • 19-06-2014: Latin America going IPv6-only.  [Secure64]
  • 15-06-2014: IPv4 shortage is now becoming a reality - what is needed for IPv6 to work?  [StackExchange]
  • 13-06-2014: Proof the net needs to move to IPv6 IP addresses: Microsoft runs out of U.S. address space.  [PCWorld]
  • 11-06-2014: Pv4 exhaustion in the LACNIC region.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [LACNIC]  [The Register]
  • 23-05-2014: The car industry's need for IPv6.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [CircleID]
  • 23-05-2014: Milestone reached on road to IPv4 exhaustion.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [NRO]
  • 20-05-2014: ARIN IPv4 run-out tracking.  [Reddit]
  • 09-05-2014: Five misperceptions about ARIN IPv4 depletion.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [ARIN]
  • 07-05-2014: Slow IPv6 adoption is a good thing as IETF plans privacy boost.  [The Register]

2013 News

  • 22-11-2013: Mitigating a IPv6 malformed packet multicast flood.  [StackExchange]
  • 28-10-2013: Blighty's laziness over IPv6 will cost us on the Internet.  [The Register]
  • 30-05-2013: NRO calls for greater investment in IPv6 deployment.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [NRO]
  • 30-05-2013: IPv6 traffic forecast to grow nearly twenty-fold by 2017.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Networking Planet]
  • 10-05-2013: Cisco IOS TCP MSS handline on IPv6.  [ipSpace]
  • 02-05-2013: IPv6 is key to India's development, says telecoms minister.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [CIOL]
  • 29-04-2013: IPv6 deployment is one of 2013's top 10 tech trends.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [WSJ]
  • 29-03-2013: A lightbulb that does IPv6: you know you want it.  [The Register]
  • 10-03-2013: China's Internet architecture gives the rest of us a run for our money.  [Gizmodo]  [New Scientist]  [DailyTech]

2012 News

  • 25-10-2012: Preparing for IPv6 more important than ever.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [ITProPortal]
  • 15-10-2012: IPv6 first-hop security: ideal OpenFlow use case.  [ipSpace]
  • 20-08-2012: How the Air Force is flying toward IPv6.  [ReadWriteWeb]
  • 09-08-2012: Do you need IPSec to run IPv6?  [ipSpace]
  • 02-08-2012: IPv6 on its way to conquer the world after World IPv6 Launch.  [Ars Technica]
  • 16-07-2012: IPv4 addresses now driving hosting deals.  [DC Knowledge]
  • 16-07-2012: Analyst-driven IPv6 deployment.  [ipSpace]
  • 09-07-2012: Father of Australian Internet warns of address crunch.  [Wired]
  • 19-06-2012: IPv6: still on the radar.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [ICANN Blog]
  • 19-06-2012: From IPv4 to IPv6: sustaining the growth of the Internet.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [ITProPortal]
  • 16-06-2012: Texas and the IPv6 map.  [IPv4 Depletion Site]  [txv6tf.org]
  • 08-06-2012: The Pirate Bay evades ISP blockade with IPv6, can do it 18 quintillion more times.  [ExtremeTech]
  • 08-06-2012: IPv6: when do you really need to switch?  [IPv6 Act Now]  [ZDNet]
  • 06-06-2012: Ovum: the importance of IPv6.  [Voxy]
  • 05-06-2012: Internet co-creator Vint Cerf welcomes IPv6 elbow room.  [cNet]  [Fix6]  [DC Knowledge]  [Ars Technica]
  • 05-06-2012: Nominum survey of world's leading ISPs shows nearly 60% plan to roll out IPv6 by end of 2012.  [Fix6]  [Nominum]
    • PDF attached below: Nominum_IPv6_survey_results-2012_06_05.pdf
  • 04-06-2012: The security paradox of IPv6; shoring up the holes.  [Forbes]
  • 31-05-2012: FBI: new Internet addresses could hinder police investigations.  [cNet]  [Gizmodo]
  • 21-05-2012: The future is forever: the state of IPv6 in the Apple world.  [Ars Technica]
  • 11-05-2012: IPv6 -- it's not an option.  [Evil Routers]
  • 03-05-2012: IPv6: Europe ahead in new address scheme.  [BBC News]
  • 27-04-2012: Beware of IPv6 security goblins, IETF warns.  [Ars Technica]
  • 24-04-2012: IPv6 now deployed across entire T-Mobile US network.  [ExtremeTech]
  • 19-04-2012: Facebook enabling IPv6 access for developers next month.  [WebProNews]
  • 14-03-2012: UK and US lagging on IPv6 adoption as Norway leads the way.  [IPv6 Act Now]
  • 20-02-2012: First IPv6 DDoS Internet attacks seen.  [ZDNet]  [ExtremeTech]
  • 20-02-2012: Broadcast industry must face up to IPv6 migration at last.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [ReThink]
  • 08-02-2012: Public-sector focus at government IPv6 event.  [Voxy]

2011 News
  • 25-08-2011: IPv6 or bust.  [TCPMag]
  • 10-08-2011: In the wake of World IPv6 Day, browsers resist IPv6 brokenness -- but should they?  [Fix6]  [Ars Technica]
  • 25-05-2011: Amazon Web Services moving toward IPv6.  [IOS Hints]
  • 19-05-2011: All our lightbulbs will have IP addresses.  [Gizmodo]  [Fast Company]
  • 14-05-2011: Vint Cerf wants you to use IPv6.  [Fix6]
  • 09-05-2011: Should your home broadband connection be IPv6 ready right now?  [IPv6 Act Now]  [PC&Tech Authority]
  • 26-04-2011: IPv6 in the enterprise may happen unexpectedly fast.  [Network World]
  • 21-04-2011: IPv4 addresses priced at $4 on new trading site.  [The Register]  [TradeIPv4]
    • 25-04-2011: Need IPv4 addresses?  Get 'em here.  [Network World]
  • 16-04-2011: Predicting RIPE's depletion date.  [IPv4 Depletion]  [Fix6]
  • 15-04-2011: APNIC runs out of IPv4.  [IPv4 Depletion]
    • 14-04-2011: It's official: Asia's just run out of IPv4 addresses.  [ZDNet]
    • 15-04-2011: Small ISPs losers as APNIC exhausts IPv4.  [TechWorld AU]
    • 15-04-2011: IP registry goes to defcon 1 as IPv4 doomsday nears.  [The Register]
    • 15-04-2011: No more addresses: Asia-Pacific region IPv4 well runs dry.  [Ars Technica]
    • 15-04-2011: APAC IPv4 exhausted, becomes first region unable to meet IPv4 demand.  [Fix6]
  • 12-04-2011: What does IPv6 mean to your network?  [DC Knowledge]
  • 12-04-2011: Four steps on the path to IPv6.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Network Computing]
  • 11-04-2011: Prepare security networks for IPv6: Internode.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [CIO]
  • 07-04-2011: Securing IPv6.  [Cisco]
  • 06-04-2011: DMVPN: another IPv6 failuer.  [IOS Hints]
  • 28-02-2011: When will Ars Technica add IPv6 to its website?  [Fix6]  [Ars Technica]
  • 25-02-2011: The 6 biggest misconceptions about IPv6.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Fix6]  [Network World]
  • 21-02-2011: Cerf: future of Internet doesn't include IPv7.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [PCWorld]
  • 19-02-2011: Ask Ars: how should my organisation approach the IPv6 transition?  [Ars Technica]
  • 16-02-2011: The rise of IPv6.  [Fix6]  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Telecom Reseller]
  • 10-02-2011: Under the microscope: what the end of IPv4 means for marketers.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [MarketingVOX]
  • 07-02-2011: Last blocks of net addresses get handed over.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [BBC News]
  • 04-02-2011: Final IPv4 addresses doled out.  [Trusted Reviews]
  • 03-02-2011: IPv4 address depletion adds momentum to IPv6 transition.  [eWeek]
  • 03-02-2011: IPv6 marks the next chapter in the history of the Internet.  [Google]
  • 03-02-2011: No easy fixes as Internet runs out of addresses.  [Wired]
  • 03-02-2011: River of IPv4 addresses officially runs dry.  [Ars Technica]
  • 03-02-2011: Final 5 distributed.  [IPv4 Depletion Site]
  • 03-02-2011: Free pool of IPv4 address space depleted -- IPv6 adoption at critical phase.  [IPv6 Act Now]
  • 03-02-2011: Goodbye to a couple of old friends.  [Network World]
  • 02-02-2011: The IPv4 long tail.  [Juniper]
  • 02-02-2011: RIRs make significant announcement.  [PacketLife]  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Fix6]  [NRO]
  • 02-02-2011: World shrugs as IPv4 addresses finally exhausted.  [The Register]
  • 01-02-2011: World IPv4 stocks finally run out.  [eWeek]  [IPv6 Act Now]
  • 01-02-2011: Oh noes!  The Internetz is almost out of IP addresses.  [Gizmodo]
  • 01-02-2011: Web running out of addresses.  [WSJ]
  • 26-01-2011: Vint Cerf on IPv4 depletion: 'Who the hell knew how much address space we needed?'  [Engadget]
  • 26-01-2011: 2nd February 2011?  [IPv4 Depletion Site]
  • 21-01-2011: The sky is not falling, and IPv6 will take to the air.  [Juniper]
  • 20-01-2011: IPocalypse: what's next for the "end of the Internet"?  [Etherealmind]
    • 21-01-2011: IPv6 -- /48 allocation in /64 chunks -- that's a lot of addresses.  [Etherealmind]
    • 23-01-2011: Why allocating a /64 is not wasteful and necessary.  [Etherealmind]
  • 19-01-2011: The IPocalypse is nigh -- forced allocation of IPv4 to RIRs next week?  [EtherealMind]
  • 19-01-2011: Don't panic: the web isn't full to capacity -- yet.  [The Independent]
  • 18-01-2011: What advertisers and agencies need to know about IPv6.  [MediaPost]
  • 17-01-2011: GogoNET releases 16 hours of IPv6 videos.  [Fix6]
  • 17-01-2011: What management reads about IPv6 addresses.  [PacketLife]  -->  [MarketWatch]
  • 12-01-2011: IETF IPv6 address allocation policy being updated.  [Etherealmind]

  • 10-01-2011: Addressing in 2010.  [CircleID]
  • 10-01-2011: The big IPv6 experiment.  [H-Online]
  • 09-01-2011: Looking back at 2010.  [IPv4 Depletion Site]  [Fix6]
  • 07-01-2011: Set aside policies.  [Fix6]  [IPv4 Depletion Site]
  • 05-01-2011: How to successfully access a dual-stacked Internet.  [TCP/IP World]
  • 05-01-2011: US government releases two IPv6 papers.  [CircleID]  [Fix6]  [PDFs attached below]
    • Guidelines for the Secure Deployment of IPv6.pdf
    • Potential Impacts on Communications from IPv4 Exhaustion and IPv6 Transition.pdf

2010 News

  • 25-12-2010: IPv4 - IPv6 migration: what should you do?  [Computing]
  • 20-12-2010: US military strong-arming IT industry on IPv6.  [Network World]
  • 20-12-2010: IPv6 deployment in 2010: how far along are we?  [BGPmon]
  • 14-12-2010: IPv6: rumours are more accurate than predictions.  [Fix6]
  • 10-12-2010: Name you need to know: IPv6.  [Forbes]
  • 10-12-2010: How much IPv6 address space should a residential customer get?  [IOS Hints]
  • 02-12-2010: Small-site multihoming in IPv6: mission impossible?  [IOS Hints]
  • 01-12-2010: 97% of Internet now filled up.  [The Register]  [Ars Technica]
  • 29-11-2010: Why DNS blacklists don't work for IPv6 networks.  [Fix6]
  • 25-11-2010: Scheduling the IPocalypse.  [Etherealmind]
    • 01-12-2010: Requirements for IPv6 in ICT equipment.  [IOS Hints]
  • 24-11-2010: IPv6 and transitional myths.  [Fix6]  [CircleID]
  • 08-11-2010: IPv6 addressing: how wrong can you get it?  [IOS Hints]
  • 29-10-2010: DHCPv6 relaying: another trouble spot?  [IOS Hints]
  • 28-10-2010: Q&A with ARIN's John Curran on the IPv6 transition.  [DC Knowledge]
  • 27-10-2010: DHCPv6 over PPPoE: total disaster.  [IOS Hints]
  • 26-10-2010: IPv6 for mobile networks: time to act now!  [Fix6]
  • 22-10-2010: Why IPv6?  Vint Cerf keeps blaming himself.  [Network World]
  • 18-10-2010: Remaining IPv4 address space drops below 5%.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Fix6]
  • 14-10-2010: IPv4 exhaustion -- what about Class E addresses?  [PacketLife]
  • 13-10-2010: IPv6 momentum?  [Fix6]
  • 13-10-2010: IPv6 and the fear of brokenness.  [Fix6]
  • 12-10-2010: Ready or not, here's IPv6.  [eWeek]
  • 12-10-2010: Graph shows decline of IPv4 has been mostly linear.  [Fix6]  [RIPE Labs]
  • 11-10-2010: InternetNZ says businesses not aware of IPv6.  [Geekzone]  [InternetNZ]  [PDF attached below]
    • ipv6_survey_2010.pdf
  • 07-10-2010: Will I lose customers if I enable IPv6 on my web site?  [Network World]
  • 30-09-2010: There is no plan B: why the IPv4-to-IPv6 transition will be ugly.  [Ars Technica]
  • 29-09-2010: Migrating services to IPv6.  [IPv4 Depletion]  [Fix6]
  • 28-09-2010: Fed's IPv6 plan a "game changer".  [Computer World]
  • 28-09-2010: A look at 9 years of RIPE database objects: IPv6 objects on the rise.  [RIPE Labs]
  • 17-09-2010: Akamai: why our IPv6 upgrade is harder than Google's.  [ComputerWorld]
  • 14-09-2010: Organisations urged to stop delaying IPv6 deployment.  [IPv6 Act Now]
  • 08-09-2010: The Internet is running out of IPv4 gas.  [ZDNet]
  • 02-09-2010: Native IPv6 at home.  [RIPE Labs]
  • 02-09-2010: Verizon advocates IPv6 adoption.  [Verizonpodcast]
  • 02-09-2010: Free (Iliad Group) implements Cisco carrier-grade IPv6 solution.  [Cisco]
  • 01-09-2010: The IPv6 "experts" strike again.  [IOS Hints]
  • 26-08-2010: IPv6 is being deployed, but not in the expected places.  [Network World]
  • 24-08-2010: Verizon: businesses need to move on IPv6.  [Network World]
  • 23-08-2010: Suggestion for Internet search engines and their scoring algorithms.  [Go6]
  • 20-08-2010: More IPv6 FUD being thrown at CFOs.  [IOS Hints]
  • 18-08-2010: Why you shouldn't worry about IPv6 just yet.  [PC Pro]
  • 09-08-2010: Psst -- interested in some lightly-used IP addresses?  [Fix6]  [CircleID]
  • 06-08-2010: How to succeed with IPv6.  [GCN]
  • 06-08-2010: Defcon speaker calls IPv6 a security nightmare.  [The Register]
  • 05-08-2010: Interesting graph - IPv6 allocations since 1999.  [RIPE Labs]  [Fix6]
  • 03-08-2010: Deploying IPv6?  Demand responsiveness from vendors, content providers.  [TechTarget]
  • 03-08-2010: IPv4 addresses could dry up by year's end.  [TCP Mag]
  • 25-07-2010: Tainted blocks?  [IPv4 Depletion]
  • 24-07-2010: Google finally indexing the IPv4 Internet.  [Fix6]
  • 22-07-2010: China Telecom pilots IPv6.  [Information Week]
  • 22-07-2010: Internet will soon be running on IPv4 address fumes.  [Ars Technica]
  • 21-07-2010: Less than 1 year until the Internet runs out of addresses.  [ReadWriteWeb]
  • 21-07-2010: India plans to introduce IPv6 by 2012.  [PCWorld]
  • 20-07-2010: IPv6 "Ripeness": the hard numbers on ISPs and deployment rates.  [CircleID]  [Fix6]
  • 14-07-2010: What you need to know about IPv6.  [IT World]
  • 14-07-2010: Less than a year until IPv4 exhaustion.  [DC Knowledge]
  • 06-07-2010: What you need to know about IPv6.  [PCWorld]
  • 29-06-2010: ARIN's guide to IPv6 preparedness.  [TMCnet]
  • 24-06-2010: 'Internet crunch' won't impact defense networks.  [US DoD]
  • 22-06-2010: APNIC says ISPs need to treat IPv6 seriously, but downplays IPv4 panic.  [CommsDay]
  • 17-06-2010: Run on IPv4 addresses could exhaust supply by December.  [Network World]
  • 17-06-2010: Scraping the bottom of the IPv4 barrel for new addresses.  [Ars Technica]
  • 17-06-2010: Rocky Mountain IPv6 summit detailed agenda of presentations.  [RMv6TF]
  • 10-06-2010: Facebook begins deploying IPv6.  [DC Knowledge]
  • 09-06-2010: IPv6 ripeness - the sequel.  [RIPE Labs]
  • 09-06-2010: IPv6 autoconfiguration: too many cooks spoil the broth.  [IOS Hints]
  • 07-06-2010: IPv6 vs carrier-grade NAT.  [Computer World]
  • 01-06-2010: Is NAT64 a subset of NAT-PT?  [IOS Hints]
  • 29-05-2010: Cyber attackers are using IPv6 to tunnel into networks.  [Earth Times]  [Digital Journal]  [Sun Herald]
  • 29-05-2010: Top IPv6 sites.  [MPLS VPN]
  • 27-05-2010: Are you ready for the big Internet crunch?  [CNN]
  • 26-05-2010: An explanation of the Internet protocol.  [LCF Review]
  • 26-05-2010: IPv6 will rescue the Internet.  [BigThink]
  • 26-05-2010: IPv4: classes and subnets.  [Richard Allen Hughes]
  • 24-05-2010: The digital divide on IP addresses.  [CircleID]
  • 22-05-2010: Importance of IPv6 stressed.  [TopNews]
  • 21-05-2010: Take IPAM seriously: your business depends on it.  [CircleID]
  • 19-05-2010: Move to IPv6 critical as internet reaches limits of growth.  [Silicon Republic]
  • 18-05-2010: No room at the internet.  [Sydney Morning Herald]
  • 18-05-2010: How widespread is IPv6 on mobile phones?  [IOS Hints]
  • 17-05-2010: RIPE NCC's managing director Axel Pawlik: is the IPv4 address space finally about to be depleted?  [Computing]
  • 14-05-2010: Weekend project: transition to IPv6.  [Linux.com]
  • 13-05-2010: IPv6: D-Day coming for ISPs.  [Network World]
  • 12-05-2010: IPv6: circling the IPv4 wagons for a last stand.  [CircleID]
  • 12-05-2010: Concern over lack of IPv6 uptake as IP address D-Day looms.  [IT Pro]
  • 12-05-2010: The Internet is running out of addresses.  [The Buzz Blog]
  • 11-05-2010: Broadband providers & router manufacturers failing to support IPv6.  [Think Broadband]
  • 11-05-2010: Internet approaches addressing limit.  [BBC News]
  • 10-05-2010: Governments need to take the lead in IPv6 adoption.  [eGov Monitor]
  • 06-05-2010: IPv6 /127 prefixes.  [PacketLife]
  • 05-05-2010: Fears of IP address black market largerly unfounded.  [Ars Technica]
  • 04-05-2010: IPv6 myths are alive and well.  [IOS Hints]
  • 03-05-2010: IPv4 addresses might run out sooner than expected.  [TMCnet]
  • 01-05-2010: Start reconfiguring your network for IPv6.  [CED Magazine]
  • 29-04-2010: Time to upgrade the internet: IPv6 vs IPv4.  [ThinkDigit]
  • 28-04-2010: IPv6: are we there yet?  [Renesys]
  • 23-04-2010: IPv4's Last Day: What Will Happen When There Is Only IPv6?  [Enterprise Networking Planet]
  • 22-04-2010: NRO report highlights strong growth in both IPv4 and IPv6 allocations.  [IPv6 Act Now]
  • 15-04-2010: NBN must have IPv6 enabled: ISOC-AU.  [Computer World]
  • 14-04-2010: NRO and OECD highlight that IPv6 deployment is too slow.  [IPv6 Act Now]
  • 29-03-2010: Yahoo wants two-faced DNS to aid IPv6 deployment.  [Ars Technica]
  • 26-03-2010: Yahoo proposes 'really ugly hack' to DNS.  [Network World]  [Computer World]  [CIO]
  • 26-03-2010: Google, Microsoft, Netflix in talks to create shared list of IPv6 users.  [Network World]
  • 24-03-2010: Comcast, Netflix report rise in IPv6 activity.  [Network World]
  • 23-03-2010: IPv4 squatting: awareness raising and research.  [ICANN]
  • 22-03-2010: Day One - Exploring IPv6.  [Juniper]  [PDF attached below]
  • 19-03-2010: IPv6 Internet in VRF over IPv4 MPLS cloud.  [MPLS VPN]
  • 17-03-2010: Using 6to4 for IPv6 at home.  [PacketLife]
  • 15-03-2010: It's time to prepare for IPv6.  [Voice & Data]
  • 15-03-2010: Is IPv6 finally on the verge?  [Light Reading]
  • 11-03-2010: Seven IPv6 networking myths that don't match reality.  [TechTarget]  [IOS Hints]
  • 07-03-2010: IPv6 Internet in VRF over MPLS.  [MPLS VPN]
  • 04-03-2010: IPv6 addressing architecture for service providers.  [MPLS VPN]  [ARIN Wiki]
  • 03-03-2010: First test labs for next-generation IPv6 are accredited.  [Physorg]
  • 03-03-2010: IPv6 from MPLS.  [MPLS VPN]
  • 01-03-2010: Survey of IPv6 availability on commercial firewalls.  [ICANN]
  • 28-02-2010: DE-CIX also hits 2Gbps IPv6 traffic.  [Fix6]
  • 26-02-2010: IPv6 myths.  [IOS Hints]  [CCIE Journey]
  • 25-02-2010: With IPv4 addresses running out, Comcast starts IPv6 project.  [Yahoo Tech]
  • 24-02-2010: gogo6 introduces DS-lite service on Freenet6.  [Forbes]
  • 24-02-2010: NIST announces draft guidelines for the secure deployment of IPv6.  [NIST]
  • 22-02-2010: The evolution of networking.  [WindowsITPro]
  • 22-02-2010: Why should VoIP people care about IPv6?  [Internet Dagarna]
  • 17-02-2010: IPv6 migration.  [IET]
  • 12-02-2010: Martin Levy discusses the global urgency to deploy IPv6.  [Virtualization Journal]
  • 12-02-2010: My customers are not interested in IPv6... what can I do?  [IOS Hints]
  • 10-02-2010: Are you ready for IPv6?  [Network Computing]
  • 09-02-2010: IP addresses dwindle as economies recover.  [Computer World]
  • 02-02-2010: YouTube turns on IPv6 support and net traffic spikes.  [PC World]  [The Register]  [DC Knowledge]
  • 31-01-2010: Google enables IPv6 on YouTube.  [Fix6]
  • 29-01-2010: ICANN head sounds policy alarm on rapidly shrinking Internet space.  [IP Watch]
  • 28-01-2010: Comcast IPv6 trial plans for 2010.  [Fix6]  [CircleID]  [Ars Technica]
  • 27-01-2010: Less than 10% of IPv4 addresses remain unallocated.  [NRO]
  • 27-01-2010: IPv6 or IPv4 -- what will we see in the first wave of LTE networks?  [CircleID]
  • 27-01-2010: Australia leads the way in IPv6 education networks.  [Computer World]
  • 25-01-2010: Visualising IPv4 addresses on the Internet.  [Tech Republic]
  • 25-01-2010: IPv6 CPE router requirements.  [IOS Hints]
  • 22-01-2010: Growth in IP addresses despite global slowdown.  [Voice & Data]
  • 22-01-2010: 2009, the year before IPv6 took off?  [RIPE Labs]
  • 21-01-2010: Web sites must support IPv6 by 2012.  [Network World]
  • 21-01-2010: >90% of IPv4 address space is used -- IPv6 is looking mess.  [Ars Technica]
  • 19-01-2010: Less than 10% of IPv4 addresses remain unnallocated.  [IPv6ActNow]
  • 18-01-2010: IPv4 not dead yet.  [Enterprise Networking Planet]
  • 17-01-2010: We're running out of time.  [Digitas Gravitas]
  • 06-01-2010: The road to IPv6 is paved with NATs.  [Network Computing]
  • 06-01-2010: A tale of two protocols: IPv4, IPv6, MTUs and fragmentation.  [The ISP Column]
  • 05-01-2010: IPv4 runs low faster than IPv6 is adopted.  [Network Computing]
  • 02-01-2010: Will the internet run out of IP addresses in 2012? [Sci-Tech Today]

2009 News
  • 23-12-2009: Australian ISPs have been called "timid" when it comes to providing support for IPv6 services.  [IT Wire]
  • 22-12-2009: China Telecom announces IPv6 commercial service.  [Digaria]
  • 22-12-2009: Transition to IPv6 is taking some time.  [Cable360]
  • 11-12-2009: Australian IPv6 Summit talks.  [ipv6.org.au]
  • 23-11-2009: Hurricane Electric are now connected to over 600 IPv6 networks.  [Earth Times]
  • 20-11-2009: Google adding IPv6 to YouTube.  [Network World]
  • 16-11-2009: Untunneling IPv6.  [RIPE Labs]
  • 07-07-2009: Hurricane Electric welcomes IPv6 rivals.  [Network World]

2008 News

  • 18-04-2008: Understanding IPv6 NAT-PT.  [CCIE Blog]

Useful Articles

World IPv6 Launch 2012

  • 19-06-2012: The impact of IPv6, and why it matters.  [DC Knowledge]  [World IPv6 Launch]
  • 07-06-2012: World IPv6 Launch: steps to IPv6.  [Juniper]
  • 06-06-2012: IPv6 Launch: the day the Internet avoids disaster.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Huffington Post]
  • 06-06-2012: Industry lights up IPv6 addresses.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Telecoms]
  • 06-06-2012: Google, Facebook and Yahoo switch to IPv6 for World IPv6 Launch.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [v3]
  • 06-06-2012: Trillions of new net addresses now possible.  [BBC News]
  • 06-06-2012: IPv6 lands today, do you copy?  [Engadget]
  • 06-06-2012: IPv6 Day: only the biggest change to the Internet since its inception.  [Time]
  • 06-06-2012: World IPv6 Launch Day.  [HardOCP]  [ThinkBroadband]
  • 06-06-2012: It's World IPv6 Launch Day: welcome to the wider web.  [THG]
  • 06-06-2012: World IPv6 Launch Day: escaping the IPocalypse.  [ExtremeTech]
  • 06-06-2012: New Internet has arrived -- now what?  [WSJ ATD]
  • 06-06-2012: World IPv6 Launch Day is key for Internet of things.  [ReadWriteWeb]
  • 06-06-2012: World IPv6 Launch: keeping the Internet growing.  [Google]
  • 06-06-2012: IPv6 Task Force supports world launch.  [Voxy]
  • 05-06-2012: Techies beg world to join the 1% on IPv6 launch day.  [The Register]
  • 05-06-2012: The new Internet starts now.  [Gizmodo]
  • 05-06-2012: World IPv6 Launch Day.  [Juniper]
  • 04-06-2012: Internet industry gears up for World IPv6 Launch.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [TechWorld]
  • 04-06-2012: World IPv6 Launch: the Internet will permanently change on 6 June.  [Fix6]  [New Europe]
  • 04-06-2012: Roundup: enthusiasm builds for IPv6 Launch.  [DC Knowledge]
    • 31-05-2012: FBI: new Internet addresses could hinder police investigations.  [cNet]
    • 01-06-2012: IPv6 & IPv4 will co-exist for a long time.  [ENP]
    • 01-06-2012: Rehearsals over, IPv6 goes prime time June 6.  [Network World]
    • 03-06-2012: Three things to know about IPv6 as World IPv6 Day approaches.  [ZDNet]
    • 04-06-2012: The security paradox of IPv6: shoring up the holes.  [Forbes]
  • 24-01-2012: 2012 and IPv6 is coming to town.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [TRCB News]
  • 24-01-2012: IPv6 Launch Day countdown: 135 days and counting.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [BCW]
  • 24-01-2012: World IPv6 Launch Day set to aid net address switchover.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [BBC News]
  • 24-01-2012: Companies pledge support for World IPv6 Launch Day.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Social Barrel]
  • 19-01-2012: World IPv6 Launch: this time it's for real.  [Ars Technica]
  • 18-01-2012: 6th June 2012: IPv6 goes live.  [Engadget]
  • 18-01-2012: Countdown to 6th June IPv6 transition begins at Google.  [DailyTech]
  • 17-01-2012: World IPv6 Launch solidifies global support for new Internet protocol.  [ISOC]  [Google]  [Geekzone]  [Cisco]  [BBC News]

World IPv6 Day 2011

  • 19-07-2011: Six weeks after World IPv6 Day, what have we learned?  [Ars Technica]
  • 08-07-2011: Yahoo: what we learned on IPv6 Day.  [DC Knowledge]
  • 05-07-2011: IPv6 enabled networks before and after World IPv6 Day.  [CircleID]
  • 11-06-2011: Week in tech: surfing the IPv6 Internet using in-flight WiFi.  [Ars Technica]
  • 09-06-2011: World IPv6 Day a success, demonstrated global readiness for IPv6, says ISOC.  [Fix6]
  • 09-06-2011: World IPv6 Day: conclusions.  [InfoQ]
  • 09-06-2011: World IPv6 Day went mostly smoothly, with a few surprises.  [Ars Technica]
  • 09-06-2011: World IPv6 Day fails to kill the Internet.  [The Register]
  • 09-06-2011: IPv6 Day provides test-drive for Internet transition.  [DC Knowledge]
  • 08-06-2011: So far, so good with World IPv6 Day.  [ComputerWorld]
  • 08-06-2011: World IPv6 Day celebrated by Google, Facebook, Bing and others.  [Hexus]
  • 08-06-2011: World IPv6 Day is finally here.  [IPv4 Depletion Site]
  • 08-06-2011: Web giants promote new IPv6 internet address system.  [BBC News]
  • 08-06-2011: World IPv6 Day and New Zealand.  [Geekzone]
  • 07-06-2011: Can't reach your favourite site?  IPv6 may be to blame.  [ComputerWorld]
  • 07-06-2011: World IPv6 Day looms: what might break (and how to fix it).  [Ars Technica]
  • 07-06-2011: World IPv6 Day: are you ready?  [ExtremeTech]
  • 06-06-2011: Facebook and World IPv6 Day.  [Fix6]  [Facebook]
  • 06-06-2011: World IPv6 Day begins 24 hours from now.  Websites, start your engines.  [Google Blog]
  • 06-06-2011: World IPv6 Day signals time to modernize the Internet.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [eWeek]
  • 04-06-2011: What your business can expect on World IPv6 Day.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [PCWorld]  [IT World]
  • 31-05-2011: IPv6 Day: will users feel the stress of worldwide tests?  [IPv6 Act Now]  [GCN]
  • 04-05-2011: June 8th: the day your phone won't stop ringing.  [IOS Hints]
  • 02-05-2011: World IPv6 Day update.  [Fix6]
  • 02-05-2011: NTT Communications Group to join World IPv6 Day.  [Fix6]  [Sun Herald]  [Digital Journal]  [IT News]
  • 02-05-2011: Xbox.com to participate in World IPv6 Day.  [Fix6]  [This is Xbox]
  • 15-03-2011: World IPv6 Day will provide a chance to test how well Internet-based apps will transition to IPv6.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Continuity Central]
  • 07-03-2011: World IPv6 Day -- list of participants.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Internet Society]  [Fix6]
  • 08-02-2011: World IPv6 Day: update.  [Fix6]  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Fix6]  [Fix6]  [Fix6]  [Fix6]  [Fix6]
  • 07-02-2011: World IPv6 Day: Bing joins forces.  [Fix6]  [Bing]
  • 03-02-2011: Juniper actively participating in World IPv6 Day.  [Juniper]
  • 03-02-2011: World IPv6 Day: Bing taking decisions to the next generation of the Internet.  [IPv6 Act Now]  [Bing]
  • 02-02-2011: Juniper Networks to participate in World IPv6 Day.  [Fix6]  [Juniper]
  • 02-02-2011: Tech giants to enable IPv6 on "World IPv6 Day" in June.  [Ars Technica]
  • 24-01-2011: Cisco and Verizon enlist in 24-hour IPv6 trial.  [Network World]  [Fix6]  [IPv6 Act Now]
  • 12-01-2011: World IPv6 Day.  [Google]  [ISOC]  [Network World]

NZ ISP Survey -- June 2009

Interesting statistics on IPv6 adoption (see attachments below).  Survey page is here.

IPv6 Installation Base

  • 21% : Already installed.
  • 10% : Install within 1 year.
  • 21% : Install between 1 and 2 years.
  • 11% : Install between 2 and 4 years.
  • 37% : No plans to install.
Key summarised points:
  • 21% : Already installed.
  • 31% : Install within 2 years.
  • 37% : No plans to install.

Barriers to IPv6 Installation

  • 42% : Lack of resources (cost/time).
  • 37% : Other business needs taking priority.
  • 37% : A lack of user demand.
  • 21% : Equipment interoperability issues.
  • 16% : Lack of knowledge, education, training, and skills.
  • 16% : Unavailability of upstream IPv6 transit.
  • 11% : Lack of vendor support.
  • 05% : Restrictive IPv6 allocation policy.
  • 11% : Other issues.
  • 11% : Did not respond.

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