IPv6

Deploy360 @ MENOG17

The Deploy360 team will be busy this week at the MENOG 17 (Middle East Network Operators Group) in Muscat, Oman on 19th and 20th April 2017. The agenda of the event has been announced and the program is packed with great presentations/talks relevant to the network operator’s community. MENOG PC has done a remarkable job once again. Read more…


SixXS to close down

It was recently announced by the founders of SixXS that the service will be closed on 6 June 2017. SixXS is a IPv6 Deployment and Tunnel Broker service that started back in 1999 with a view to providing a way for network operators and users to gain experience of IPv6, and to encourage deployment of IPv6 Read more…


April 3rd, 2017 by | Posted in About Deploy360, IPv6 | Tags: , , | No Comments

Deploy360@IETF98, Day 5: The Big Goodbye

There’s a couple of sessions of interest on the last day of IETF 98 before we say goodbye to the Windy City. Both are running in parallel on the Friday morning starting at 09.00 CDT/UTC-6, but perhaps of most interest to us is IPWAVE. This is working to develop a mechanism for transmitting IPv6 datagrams over Read more…


Deploy360@IETF98, Day 4: IPv6, IoT & ACME

Thursday at week IETF 98 in Chicago is another mix of IPv6, the Internet-of-Things and TLS-related working groups. Each day we’re bringing you blog posts pointing out what Deploy360 will be focusing on. The first session of the day is 6MAN which has a last call on updates to the IPv6 specification as currently defined in RFC 2460, RFC 4291, Read more…


Deploy360@IETF98, Day 3: IPv6, IoT & DTLS

Wednesday at IETF 98 in Chicago features a mix of IPv6, the Internet-of-Things and TLS-related working groups. Each day we’re bringing you blog posts pointing out what Deploy360 will be focusing on. The morning session offers a choice between the 6LO and PERC Working Groups. 6LO focuses on facilitating IPv6 connectivity over node networks with limited power, memory and processing resources, and Read more…


IPv6 prefix assignment BCOP available for review

A new Best Current Operational Practice (BCOP) document on IPv6 prefix assignment for end-users has just been published for review. This aims to provide guidance to ISPs as to what size IPv6 prefixes should be assigned to customers, and when to choose static or dynamic assignment. In particular, there’s often confusion as to whether a /48 or /56 Read more…


March 28th, 2017 by | Posted in About Deploy360, BCOP, IPv6 | No Comments

Deploy360@IETF98, Day 2: IoT, IPv6, TLS & SIDR

Tuesday is another busy day at IETF 98 in Chicago with sessions related to pretty much the whole Deploy360 portfolio. Each day we’re bringing you blog posts pointing out what Deploy360 will be focusing on. The morning session sees TLS busy with a significant update to the TLS protocol which is now in Last Call. There’s a companion update to DTLS, and also Read more…


Deploy360@IETF98, Day 1: IoT, IPv6, DNSSEC & TLS

It’s a busy week IETF 98 in Chicago, and we’ll be bringing you daily blog posts that highlight what Deploy360 will be focused on during that day. And Monday is the busiest day, with a couple of working groups on the Internet-of-Things, along with sessions relevant to IPv6, DNSSEC and TLS. The day kicks off at 09.00 CDT/UTC-6 with Homenet which is developing protocols Read more…


Our Hot Topics @ IETF 98

Next week is IETF 98 in Chicago which is the third time the IETF has been held in the Windy City. The Deploy360 team will be represented by Megan Kruse and Dan York this time, along with ISOC’s Chief Internet Technology Officer Olaf Kolkman. We’ll again be highlighting the latest IPv6, DNSSEC, Securing BGP and TLS related developments. Our colleagues are planning to cover the following sessions, Read more…


RIPE IPv6 Training Courses

If you’re located in Europe, Central Asia or the Middle East then you may want to check-out the list of forthcoming IPv6 training courses being organised by the RIPE NCC. The RIPE NCC offers both Basic and Advanced IPv6 Training Courses that are normally held together: The Basic Course is a 1-day training that explains the IPv6 Read more…


March 23rd, 2017 by | Posted in About Deploy360, IPv6, Training | Tags: , , | 1 Comment