The California IPv6 Task Force is running quarterly MeetUps and the second one will be hosted by Cisco in San Jose in September. Please join our MeetUp group to get details and to RSVP for the event.
You can find more information at http://www.meetup.com/CAv6TF/
Huge news today – ARIN is now in Phase 4 and down to their last /8 of IPv4 address space. You can find more details at their website.
It is time to adopt IPv6. If you want to learn more, you can check out the gogo6 online community, you can register for the Rocky Mountain/North American IPv6 Summit happening in September and you can always read up on ARIN’s IPv6 Wiki page.
Presented the ARIN community slide deck and met some great new network engineering friends (9:50am) at Tech Junction in Sacramento California today. As promised to the thirty plus folks who attended, here is the link for the ARIN page that contains the ARIN slide deck from my preso. You can find the deck under the “IPv6 Background” section fifth bullet point down titled “ARIN IPv4 Exhaustion Community Use Slide Deck”. Special thanks to MCPc for offering up your speaking slot to a grateful not-for-profit.
Bruce Sinclair is now hosting a Podcast called The IPv6 Show and it is worth checking out if you want to hear him talk to some of the best IPv6 experts in the world. Already on the show he has interviewed Jeff Doyle, Scott Hogg, Joe Klein and Rene Paap.
November 12-14, 2013 in Silicon Valley, California to be part of the movement to IPv6 & the Internet of Things. The California IPv6 Task Force together with GogoNET Live! hosts our fourth annual IPv6 focused conference in the Bay Area. The conference revolves around networking for IPv6 and the Internet of Things and how the two are intrinsically related. Learn how to IPv6-enable your web services, how to introduce IPv6 into your networks to connect your customers and how IPv6 can be used to connect smart objects within a variety of network types. Whether you want to use IPv6 to connect people or things come join us to learn state of the art networking technology from the experts leading the way.
The high level conference agenda will be:
• Nov. 12: Technical hands-on workshops and tutorials.
• Nov. 13: Keynote presentations and case studies.
• Nov. 14: Functional presentations and product overviews.
** Alert: the website has been updated with the newest agenda and the event looks to be great so register at http://gogonetlive.com and use the discount code SIGv6 – There is also the virtual attendance option – watch live via video stream via the Internet.
Find out more
Find out more at http://gogonetlive.com and get involved in developing the conference agenda or to meet others who will be there by joining the gogoNET LIVE! 4 working group at: http://www.gogo6.com/group/gogonet-live-4-group.
– George and Ed
Hats off to the folks at Comcast as you can now test to see if your Comcast Internet connection is IPv6 ready. If you are a Comcast customer, just head on over to http://www.comcast6.net/ to see their friendly status page!
Thank you again Comcast for making this quick check available and for advocating the deployment of IPv6!
ICANN’s ASO is conducting their annual Global IPv6 Deployment Survey. The survey ends July 31st so please take a moment and complete it. Thanks!