New State of IPv6 Deployment Report

Good IPv6 News from Akamai State of the Internet Report

The Akamai State of the Internet Q1 2017 Report is now out. As a major content delivery network, Akamai is able to collate substantial amounts of data on many metrics including connection speeds, broadband adoption, IPv4 exhaustion, and IPv6 deployment. While there are many interesting statistics and trends throughout the report, we will of course Read more…


SINOG 4.0 sheds light on the dark side of IPv6

The 4th meeting of the Slovenian Network Operators’ Group organised by Go6, ARNES and LTFE was held on 23-24 May 2017 at the Brdo Technology Park in Ljubljana. This event was co-sponsored by the Internet Society and attended by 119 participants, being held over two days for the first time. The first day was devoted to IPv6 issues and aims to Read more…


MIT Goes on IPv4 Selling Spree

Last month, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) announced that they will be selling at least 8 million IPv4 addresses from their unused 14 million. With the current price of IPv4 averaging around $10/address, they are likely to get a huge sum after selling these unused blocks; they’ve stated they want to support activities focused on Read more…


May 31st, 2017 by | Posted in IPv6, News | Tags: , | No Comments

RFC 8140 – A Masterpiece of 2017

The IETF’s (Internet Engineering Task Force) official products are documents, published free of charge as RFCs. “RFC” stands for Request for Comments, and this name (used since 1969, before the IETF existed) expresses something important: the Internet is a constantly changing technical system, and any document that we write today may need to be updated Read more…


May 26th, 2017 by | Posted in About Deploy360, IETF | Tags: , , , | No Comments

Help Us Help You – Take The Deploy360 Survey

We Need You

We need your help! This year Deploy360 turned five years old, and we’re proud of all that we’ve accomplished so far. But we wonder … is it working for YOU? We’re conducting a survey until 30 June to gather your feedback and your success stories. (Oh, and as an added bonus, we’ll do a raffle Read more…


May 25th, 2017 by | Posted in About Deploy360, News | No Comments

ION Costa Rica Agenda: IPv6, DNSSEC, and More

ION Costa Rica will take place on Monday, 3 July 2017, alongside the Latin American eScience 2017 Meeting and TICAL. We’ll have a half-day program so we can cover topics including IPv6, DNSSEC, MANRS and Routing Security, and the IETF. We’re excited to announce the draft agenda for this great event, including: What’s Happening at Read more…


May 25th, 2017 by | Posted in Events, ION, News | Tags: | No Comments

Google buys a /12 IPv4 Address Block

As per the RIPE Stat – BGPlay, Merit Network Inc (AS237) withdrew its advertisement of 35.192.0.0/11 on 18 October 2016. It didn’t ring any bells because they have plenty of IPv4 address space, but on 21 March 2017, ARIN announced that 35.192.0.0/12 has been added to the transferred list. As no-one was advertising this block on the Read more…


May 24th, 2017 by | Posted in IPv6 | Tags: , , | 1 Comment

BKNIX Peering Forum 2017 – Highlights

BKNIX Peering Forum 2017, as highlighted in our previous blog post, happened last week on 15th and 16th May in Bangkok, Thailand. Here is the brief recap of the whole event, which helped bring the local community together. Webcast of 15th May can be found here. There were more than 160 online registrations for the Read more…


May 23rd, 2017 by | Posted in About Deploy360, Events | Tags: , , | No Comments

CaribNOG 13: Let’s Encrypt & DANE

The 13th Caribbean Network Operators’ Group (CaribNOG 13) was held on 18-19 April 2017 in Barbados. Around 30 participants from around the Caribbean came together to discuss operational issues and share expertise about evolving the Internet in the region, which was sponsored by the Internet Society along with others. Kevin Meynell from the Deploy360 team attended the Read more…