Posts Tagged ‘WorldIPv6Launch’

Celebrating The 3rd “Launchiversary” Of World IPv6 Launch

World IPv6 Launch logo

Three years ago today, on June 6, 2012, the Internet fundamentally changed as IPv6 became “the new normal” for thousands of websites, hundreds of Internet service providers, many device manufacturers and in so many other systems and services.  This was all part of “World IPv6 Launch” where all those participants came together to permanently enable Read more…


June 6th, 2015 by | Posted in IPv6, 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: , | 5 Comments

T-Mobile USA Crosses 50% IPv6 Deployment, Verizon Wireless 65%, AT&T 38%

T-Mobile USA IPv6 deployment

Great news for IPv6 deployment! Our colleague Mat Ford just wrote about the February 2015 World IPv6 Launch measurements and noted that T-Mobile USA crossed over the 50% IPv6 deployment mark! They join fellow North American wireless carrier Verizon Wireless who has been in the “over 50% IPv6” club for a while now and this Read more…


February 24th, 2015 by | Posted in IPv6, World IPv6 Launch | Tags: , | 1 Comment

T-Mobile USA Hits 43% IPv6, Verizon Wireless at 59%, AT&T at 25% in Oct 2014 Measurements

T-Mobile USA

More great IPv6 news this month with the October 2014 World IPv6 Launch measurements.  As our colleague Mat Ford notes, T-Mobile USA entered the “top 10” networks this month and has grown from 5% to 43% IPv6 within the last 12 months!  Congrats to the whole team there at T-Mobile USA! Verizon Wireless’ relentless increase Read more…


October 23rd, 2014 by | Posted in IPv6, World IPv6 Launch | Tags: , | 4 Comments

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…


Webinar on May 22: IPv6 and Telecom – What’s Next?

US Telecom logo

Want to understand the impact of IPv6 on telecommunications and Voice-over-IP (VoIP)? Interested to learn more about what telecom systems support IPv6? Would you like to know what efforts are underway within organizations like the IETF and the SIP Forum to ensure that telecommunications can work over IPv6? If so, you can join in a Read more…