Reuters: New Technology Heralds Unlimited Web Sites--ICANN
Jul 20, 2004, 15:15 (1 Talkback[s])
"ICANN, the U.S. body overseeing Web site allocations globally,
has launched a new technology that will allow virtually unlimited
Internet addresses, its chairman told Reuters on Tuesday.
"Vinton Cerf of the Internet Corp. for Assigned Names and
Numbers (ICANN) said the next-generation protocol, IPv6, had been
added to its root server systems, making it possible for every
person or device to have an Internet protocol address..."