ENISA -1st EU Agency to deliver its web content over IPv6
Friday, October 16, 2009 - :11 PM
Topic: 6DEPLOY
Posted by: Jordi

The EU Agency ENISA [i.e. the European Network and Information Security Agency] now delivers its web site content over the new Internet protocol IPv6. With this action, ENISA is the first EU Agency to implement the European Commission IPv6 Action Plan.

All computer and electronic devices that connect to the web and other online services uses Internet Protocol Addresses. The current Internet Protocol, IPv4, provides a limited number of such addresses. According to estimates will be exhausted by 2011. The new Internet Protocol, IPv6, allows every citizen and organization to have as many Internet Addresses as they need to connect every conceivable device to the Internet: mobile phones, car navigation systems, home appliances, industrial equipment, etc.

Complete info at EurActiv, Computing and ComputerWeekly.

This article comes from the 6DEPLOY - IPv6 Deployment and Support - Home

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