RFC 8200 – IPv6 has been standardized

On 14/07/2017, the IETF with the publication of RFC8200 announced that the Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) had become the latest Internet Standard. Great news for IPv6, but if you’re surprised and confused by this, then you’re probably not only one! The  IPv6 specification that we’ve been studying and religiously following for more than 18 Read more…


July 16th, 2017 by | Posted in IETF, IPv6 | Tags: , , | 1 Comment

Deploy360@IETF99, Day 1: IoT, IPv6 & SIDR

It’s another busy week at IETF 99 in Prague, and we’ll be bringing you daily blog posts that highlight what Deploy360 will be focused on during that day. And Monday sees a packed agenda with three working groups on the Internet-of-Things, a couple on routing, one on encryption, and an important IPv6 Maintenance WG session. The day kicks off at 09.30 CEST/UTC+2 with Read more…


Our Hot Topics @ IETF 99

Next week is IETF 99 in Prague which will be the fourth time the IETF has been held in the city. The Deploy360 team will be represented by Megan Kruse and Dan York, along with ISOC’s Chief Internet Technology Officer Olaf Kolkman. We’ll once again be highlighting the latest IPv6, DNSSEC, Securing BGP and TLS related developments. Our colleagues are planning to cover the following sessions, Read more…


Announcing ION Durban with South Africa iWeek in September

After two great ION Conferences so far this year in Islamabad and Costa Rica, we are very pleased to announce that we’re hard at work on ION Durban, which will take place on Thursday, 7 September, alongside the South Africa iWeek. We’re lucky to once again have a full-day program so we can cover all Read more…


July 10th, 2017 by | Posted in About Deploy360 | No Comments

ION Costa Rica: The future is IPv6

The Deploy360 team organised the second ION Conference of the year on 3 July 2017 at the Intercontinental Hotel in San José, Costa Rica. This was co-located with the TICAL Conference 2017, the annual event for Latin American National Research and Education Networks, as well as the Latin American eScience Meeting 2017. It attracted 85 participants Read more…


WATCH LIVE TOMORROW: IPv6, DNSSEC, and More at ION Costa Rica

ION Costa Rica is tomorrow! We’re expecting a full house for our ION Conference on Monday morning from 8:30AM to 12:30PM Central Time Zone, or UTC-6. Check out the webcast at http://ticalstream.redclara.net/tical/ionconference, and be sure to follow along via our social media channels using #IONConf as we gather great speakers to talk about IPv6, DNSSEC, Read more…


July 2nd, 2017 by | Posted in Events, ION | Tags: | No Comments

Bringing Internet Research to the IETF: Applied Networking Research Workshop Program Now Available

The second Applied Networking Research Workshop will take place on Saturday, 15 July, immediately prior to the IETF 99 meeting in Prague, Czech Republic. The preliminary workshop program is now available online and includes sessions on Measurements, Transport, Implementation & Operations, and Internet Health Metrics. Accepted papers will be made available at no charge via Read more…


June 27th, 2017 by | Posted in IETF | No Comments

One Week Until IPv6, DNSSEC, and More at ION Costa Rica

One week from today, we’ll be at ION Costa Rica! Our second event of the year will be co-located alongside the Latin American eScience 2017 Meeting and TICAL on Monday, 3 July 2017. As always, ION Conferences bring network engineers and leading industry experts together to discuss emerging technologies and hot technology topics. Early adopters Read more…


June 26th, 2017 by | Posted in About Deploy360 | No Comments

Watch LIVE – ICANN 59 DNSSEC Workshop – June 26 at 7:00am UTC

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Want to learn more about DNSSEC deployment challenges? Interested in learning about a DANE middlebox for HTTPS? Curious about how the upcoming DNSSEC Root Key Rollover will affect systems? And have you heard about the CDS and CDNSKEY records for DNS? What are they – and what impact will they have on ICANN policies? If Read more…


June 25th, 2017 by | Posted in DNSSEC, Events | Tags: , , | No Comments

RIPE NCC Launches IPv6 for Governments Programme

RIPE Network Coordination Centre (RIPE NCC) recently launched an IPv6 for Governments program to assist governments with their IPv6 allocation requests. The program aims ‘to help governments accurately calculate the amount of IPv6 address space they need (and can justify) before they submit an allocation request,’ in order to avoid rejected requests. Since government requests Read more…


June 23rd, 2017 by | Posted in Deployment, Information, IPv6, News, Training | Tags: , , | No Comments