Category Archives: IPv6

Bird / Quagga with MD5 Support for IPv4/6 on FreeBSD & Linux

Over in INEX we run a route server cluster which alleviates the burden of setting up bilateral peering sessions for the more than 80% of the members that use them. The current hardware is now about six years old and … Continue reading

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MySQL 5.6 – Memcached / NoSQL Support and More

MySQL 5.6 has been released with some interesting new features and performance increases: What’s New in MySQL 5.6 DBA and Developer Guide to MySQL 5.6 InnoDB Integration with memcached:MySQL 5.6 includes a NoSQL interface, using an integrated memcached daemon that … Continue reading

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So it’s finally happened…

RIPE put out a press release today: RIPE NCC Begins to Allocate IPv4 Address Space From the Last /8 14 Sep 2012 On Friday 14 September, 2012, the RIPE NCC, the Regional Internet Registry (RIR) for Europe, the Middle East … Continue reading

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Follow Up – IPv6 Statistics at INEX

A couple of days ago, I was talking about World IPv6 day with some notes on the Irish context. INEX is a neutral, industry-owned association, founded in 1996, that provides IP peering facilities for its members. INEX membership is open to all organisations … Continue reading

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World IPv6 Day with Irish Statistics

In case it passed you by, today was World IPv6 Day. In a nutshell: “Major Internet service providers (ISPs), home networking equipment manufacturers, and web companies around the world are coming together to permanently enable IPv6 for their products and services … Continue reading

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Engineers Ireland – IPv6 Presentation

This evening I will be presenting the following to Engineers Ireland on behalf of INEX. PDF version: IPv6 – Engineers Ireland – April 25 2012 PowerPoint (2010) version: IPv6 – Engineers Ireland – April 25 2012  

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We’re IPv6 Ready! Are you?

Open Solutions has been certified by INEX to their Platinum standard. This means both our website and our DNS name servers are IPv6 enabled. We should of course disclose that not only do we contract services to INEX, we also … Continue reading

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