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Ipv6 and IPv4--Big Trouble Coming, and Soon

Feb 23, 2008, 21:00 (3 Talkback[s])
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"You'll know that most of the Internet runs on IP version 4, the first cut of the Internet Protocol to see widespread use. It was standardised in 1981; for the past twenty five years or so, it's underpinned the beyond-massive expansion of the Internet.

"You'll also know, if you've heard of IPv4, that a long time ago it was realised that it was going to hit problems at some point..."

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