The scale of streaming video on the Internet.

Marshall Eubanks tme at americafree.tv
Thu Dec 2 21:18:13 CST 2010


On Dec 2, 2010, at 5:41 PM, Antonio Querubin wrote:

> On Thu, 2 Dec 2010, Jack Bates wrote:
> 
>> I sure as hell need to read up again. I keep getting sidetracked with other things. Perhaps after I wrap up the IPv6 rollout, I can get back to Multicast support. I believe most of my NSPs support it, I just never have time to iron out the details to a level I'm comfortable enough to risk my production routers.
> 
> With the pending large scale IPv6 deployment across the Internet, service providers have a unique opportunity to deploy IPv6 multicast alongside IPv6 unicast instead of trying to shim it in afterwards.

Note that IPv6 multicast doesn't really solve multicast problems, except that embedded RPs may make ASM easier to deploy. 

> The various IPv6 wikis could use a good sprinkling of multicast howtos.
> 

True. Want to help with that ?

Regards
Marshall



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