IPv6: A New Frontier For Interactive Communications
Friday, July 16, 2004 - :07 PM
Topic: 6DEPLOY
Posted by: Jordi

It could be the most significant development for IT spending and government sales since the Y2K threat loomed large at federal agencies, industry insiders say: Imagine a soldier in a war zone taking misfire information from his weapon and feeding it directly into his Web-connected handheld computer, sending an alert out to his command post, and saving lives in the process.

Now, stop imagining. This scenario and numerous others are emerging in the real world, thanks to a new Internet standard called IPv6, shorthand for Internet Protocol Version.

Complete article at InternetWeek.

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