Posts Tagged ‘v6launch’

Facebook Moving To An IPv6-Only Internal Network

In a brilliant presentation by Facebook’s Paul Saab at the recent v6 World Congress in Paris, he outlined how Facebook is well on the path toward moving to an IPv6-only internal network. He makes the point that why should you deal with the headache of maintaining a dual-stack (IPv4/IPv6). Instead just move your internal network Read more…


Verizon Wireless Passes 50% IPv6 Deployment!

Verizon Wireless 50% IPv6

To all the doubters out there saying IPv6 “will never happen”, on this World IPv6 Launchiversary let us just point you to the latest World IPv6 Launch measurements that show Verizon Wireless being the first of the top 10 largest networks to cross over the 50% IPv6 deployment mark! Over 50% IPv6! …as measured by Google, Facebook, Read more…


June 6th, 2014 by | Posted in IPv6, Statistics, World IPv6 Launch | Tags: , , | 3 Comments

Vint Cerf: We Need To Move To The Production Version Of The Internet (IPv6)

We need to stop running the experimental version of the Internet and move to the production version of the Internet running IPv6!  This was one of the key points made by Vint Cerf in a Google+ Hangout back in April 2014.  We wrote about the event then, but today on World IPv6 Launchiversary it is definitely Read more…


June 6th, 2014 by | Posted in IPv6, World IPv6 Launch | Tags: , , | 5 Comments

Check Out The New 2-Year World IPv6 Launchiversary Infographic!

Today in celebration of the second anniversary of World IPv6 Launch, there is a new infographic available that talks about what has changed with IPv6 since June 6, 2012.  You can find it at http://www.worldipv6launch.org/infographic/ or by clicking the image below.  Please do share it with people to let them know how millions of people around the Read more…


June 6th, 2014 by | Posted in IPv6, World IPv6 Launch | Tags: , | No Comments

Mexico’s AXTEL Provides Excellent IPv6 Lessons Learned And Recommendations

What are the key lessons AXTEL, Mexico’s second-largest telecommunications operator, learned in deploying IPv6 across their network?  What did they do?  What do they wish they’d known before they got started?  In an excellent case study we’ve published from AXTEL this week, they walk through the phases they went through in planning their deployment of IPv6 Read more…


Why And How Did RCS&RDS, Romania’s Largest ISP, Deploy IPv6?

Romania IPv6 usage

Why did RCS&RDS, Romania’s broadband market leader, deploy IPv6 in their network?  How did they do it?  What did they have to do?  And what were the results they saw? In this excellent case study provided to us by Liviu Pislaru, the Chief Architect for IPv6 for RCS&RDS, he answers all of those questions and Read more…


June 3rd, 2014 by | Posted in Case Studies, IPv6, World IPv6 Launch | Tags: , , | No Comments

Google Fiber Shows 77.55% IPv6 Deployment In Latest World IPv6 Launch Statistics

World IPv6 Launch statistics for June 18

Over on the World IPv6 Launch blog, Mat Ford just announced the most recent set of IPv6 measurements from the 114 network operators participating in the measurements program (and any network operator can join).  Mat notes the great news that an ISP in Singapore, Starhub, moved from 0.1% to over 8% deployment in the space Read more…


June 18th, 2013 by | Posted in IPv6, Statistics | Tags: , | No Comments