Reports: Agencies must prepare for new Internet
Friday, June 03, 2005 - :00 AM
Topic: 6DEPLOY
Posted by: Jordi

The nation’s faster, better, next-generation Internet system is knocking at the door of federal information technology managers. So far, only the Defense Department has put out a welcome mat.

The Government Accountability Office released a report, “Federal Agencies Need to Plan for Transition and Manage Security Risks,” May 24 during a four-day Coalition Summit for IPv6, or Internet protocol version six. The report concludes that IPv6 is gaining momentum globally, but in this country, only the Defense Department has a coordinated method to integrate the next version at the agency.

Complete article at Federal Times.

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