IPv6 support for Amazon S3


Hot on the heels of the IPv6 news earlier this week about Facebook and Akamai, is the announcement from Amazon that their S3 service is now accessible over IPv6 via dual-stack endpoints. Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) provides online file storage through web interfaces including REST, SOAP and HTTP GET, as well as with BitTorrent. In order to access S3 Read more…

August 24th, 2016 by | Posted in About Deploy360, IPv6 | Tags: , | No Comments

New NAT64/DNS64 implementations available for public testing in Go6lab


This summer we’ve been busy in the Go6lab updating old NAT64/DNS64 implementations and adding new ones for public testing – A10 Networks and Jool NAT64 builds – as well as enhanced the pool of testing options we initially set up in 2013. First of all – what does public NAT64/DNS64 testing mean? While some people assign a Read more…

August 23rd, 2016 by | Posted in IPv6, IPv6 testing, Testing | Tags: , , , , | No Comments

Use of BGP for Routing in Large-Scale Data Centres


This week saw the publication of RFC 7938 which proposes a practical routing design for use in large-scale data centres. Such data centres are typically comprised of over one hundred thousand servers which are increasingly seeing traffic being transferred from server-to-server rather than into and out of the data centres. This is typical of computing clusters using Hadoop Read more…

Facebook, Akamai Pass Major Milestone: Over 50% IPv6 from US mobile networks

World IPv6 Launch statistics

Wednesday was a major milestone for Facebook. For the first time, more people connected over IPv6 than IPv4 from the four major US mobile networks! Facebook’s Paul Saab wrote about this on (where else?) Facebook: His text: Today marks the first day that more people used IPv6 to access Facebook than IPv4 from the 4 Read more…

August 19th, 2016 by | Posted in IPv6 | Tags: , | 1 Comment

ION Bucharest on 12 October: IPv6, DNSSEC, RPKI & More!

ION Bucharest Logo

It’s official! Our next ION Conference will be ION Bucharest on 12 October 2016. This time, we’ll be co-locating with the Romanian Network Operators’ Group (RONOG). We’re very thankful for the enthusiasm and support we’ve received from RONOG. Also, as usual, this ION has generous support from our ION Conference Series Sponsor Afilias. We’ll have Read more…

August 4th, 2016 by | Posted in Events, ION, News | Tags: , | No Comments

ION Hangzhou: IoT & Collaborative Security

ION Hangzhou

Our second ION Conference of the year was held on 14 July 2016 in Hangzhou, China. As well as being the first time an ION has been held in the country, it also saw our highest ever attendance of around 200 participants. The event was hosted by CNNIC and sponsored by Afilias, and was co-located with the IP Alliance Conference Read more…

Attend IETF 97 in Seoul as an Internet Society Fellow

Deadline of August 14 (UPDATE: Now Aug 21) for Call for Presentations at DNS-OARC 25


Do you have an idea about how to improve DNS that you would like to present to a community of people active with DNS?  Have you done research into new ways to better secure DNS or increase the privacy?  Have you done something with DNSSEC or DANE that you’d like to share with others? If Read more…

July 26th, 2016 by | Posted in DNSSEC, Events | Tags: | No Comments

Deploy360@IETF96, Day 5: PERC & Auf Wiedersehen!


There’s slim pickings for Deploy360 on the final day of IETF 96 in Berlin, with the Global Routing Operations (GROW) and the CURves, Deprecating and a Little more Encryption (CURVES) Working Group meetings having been cancelled. However, we can suggest the Privacy Enhanced RTP Conferencing (PERC) Working Group on Friday morning which does have a draft draft-jones-perc-dtls-tunnel related to DTLS Read more…

Deploy360@IETF 96, Day 4: SIDR & IPv6


Throughout this week at IETF 96 in Berlin we’re bringing you these daily blog posts that highlight what Deploy360 is focused on during that day. And Thursday is an important day as two of our key technologies will be covered in the Secure Inter-Domain Routing (SIDR) and IPv6 Operations (v6ops) Working Groups. NOTE: If you are unable to attend IETF 96 in person, there Read more…

July 21st, 2016 by | Posted in About Deploy360, IETF, IPv6, Securing BGP, Standards | Tags: , | No Comments