Whatever happened to the IPv4 address crisis?

Tagged: IPv4, IPv6, Technology
Source: networkworld - Read the full article
Posted: 26 weeks 4 days ago

"The day of reckoning still looms – it’s just been pushed out as the major Internet players have developed ingenious ways to stretch those available numbers. But these conservation efforts can only work for so long.

ARIN currently has “approximately 24 million IPv4 addresses in the available pool for the region,” according to President and CEO John Curran. They’re available to ISPs large and small, but Curran predicts they will all likely be handed out by “sometime in 2014.”"

 

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I still disable IPv6, not sure I trust it enough yet.

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