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Ipv6 and IPv4--Big Trouble Coming, and Soon

Feb 23, 2008, 21:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rupert Goodwins)

"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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