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Other IPv6 Stuff at APRICOT 2017

We already covered the IPv6 Deployment session during APRICOT 2017, but there were several other IPv6-related sessions that are worth mentioning. First thing to mention is that there was a tutorial on deployment of IPv6 in a production mobile network. This was a 1.5-hour session led by Jeff Schmidt (Telstra) and provided some insights into Read more…


IPv6 in Mobile Networks in CircleID’s Top 10 Topics of 2016

We are proud to see IPv6, World IPv6 Launch, and our colleague Mat Ford in CircleID’s Top 10 Posts of 2016. The article “IPv6 Now Dominant Protocol for Traffic Among Major US Mobile Providers” from August 2016 ranked #1 on the site with over 16,000 views. As you can see in the graph above, IPv6 Read more…


January 19th, 2017 by | Posted in IPv6, News, Statistics, World IPv6 Launch | No Comments

APNIC Labs launches new tool for comparing IPv4 and IPv6 performance

There’s another interesting article from Geoff Huston (APNIC) published on CircleID, analysing claims that IPv6 can offer inferior performance compared to IPv4. Geoff has talked about this before, but APNIC Labs have now developed an online reporting tool showing the relative performances of IPv6 compared to IPv4 for nearly 150 countries and territories. The tool features Read more…


September 4th, 2016 by | Posted in About Deploy360, IPv6, Statistics | Tags: , | No Comments

IPv6 usage hits 10%

IPv6 Badge

Well we didn’t quite get what we wanted for Christmas, but we got it for New Year instead! We’re therefore excited that our first post of the New Year is to highlight that the Google IPv6 stats hit 10% for the first time on New Year’s Eve. The Deploy360 team has been speculating over the past Read more…


January 4th, 2016 by | Posted in About Deploy360, IPv6, Statistics | Tags: | No Comments

Akamai State of the Internet

Akamai recently published its third quarterly report for 2015 on ‘The State of the Internet‘. As a major content delivery network provider, Akamai is able to collate substantial amounts of data on many metrics including connection speeds, network availability, traffic patterns, and IPv6 adoption. Whilst the number of unique IPv4 addresses connecting to Akamai continues to Read more…


December 21st, 2015 by | Posted in About Deploy360, IPv6, Statistics | Tags: , | No Comments

Google Stats Now Showing Over 8% IPv6

Google IPv6 stats

A nice way to end a Friday afternoon… I happened to look at Google’s IPv6 statistics for the first time in a while and see that they’ve climbed up over 8%! We’ve kind of stopped celebrating each individual percentage point because the reality is the graph just keeps on going up and to the right Read more…


September 11th, 2015 by | Posted in IPv6, Statistics | Tags: , | 2 Comments

Swisscom Doubles IPv6 Deployment – Verizon Wireless Hits 70% IPv6

Swisscom IPv6 statistics

Some great news for IPv6 advocates in the latest August 2015 World IPv6 Launch measurements. As our colleague Mat Ford writes, Swisscom doubled their deployment over the past few months to near 40%! Meanwhile, Verizon Wireless continues its steady climb to where the sites measuring activity are now seeing 70% IPv6 deployment from Verizon’s network: Read more…


August 31st, 2015 by | Posted in IPv6, Statistics, World IPv6 Launch | Tags: , | No Comments

Verizon Wireless Nears 70% IPv6, AT&T Crosses 50%, More…

Verizon Wireless IPv6 measurements

The latest World IPv6 Launch measurements are out for May 15 and as my colleague Mat Ford explains in a blog post, there’s a lot of great momentum happening! My attention was drawn to the fact that Verizon Wireless is at 69.1%… at their current rate they should cross over 70% by next month: As Read more…


May 19th, 2015 by | Posted in IPv6, Statistics, World IPv6 Launch | Tags: , | 4 Comments

Google’s IPv6 Traffic Hits 5% Globally, 28% in Belgium, 12% in USA and Germany

Google's IPv6 statistics at 5%

Outstanding news!  Today marked another milestone in the continued evolution of the Internet from the development version based on IPv4 to the production version of the Internet based on IPv6 – Google’s IPv6 traffic statistics showed that global traffic over IPv6 has passed the 5% mark!   Even better, if you go into the per-country IPv6 statistics, you Read more…


December 2nd, 2014 by | Posted in IPv6, Statistics | Tags: , , | No Comments

LinkedIn Joins The World IPv6 Launch Measurements Project

We were very pleased to read that LinkedIn is joining the WorldIPv6 Launch measurements effort and providing data about what it is seeing in the way of IPv6 deployment among the many visitors coming to LinkedIn’s sites.  In that post to the World IPv6 Launch blog, our colleague Mat Ford also pointed that the November Read more…


November 21st, 2014 by | Posted in IPv6, Statistics, World IPv6 Launch | Tags: , | No Comments