[Fwd: [members-discuss] [ncc-announce] RIPE NCC Position On The ITU IPv6 Group]
nick at foobar.org
Sat Feb 27 05:49:11 CST 2010
On 27/02/2010 04:04, Phil Regnauld wrote:
> I'm not saying that political incentives (carrot & stick) or government
> regulations in the line of "implement IPv6 before X/Y or else..." have
> had any effect, except maybe in Japan:
Correct me if I'm wrong, but the Japanese government did two things:
- tax incentivise ipv6 compliance
- make meaningful ipv6 compliance mandatory when dealing with Japanese
government technical contracts.
The effect of this was to 1) create a direct financial incentive to deploy
meaningfully, and 2) create an indirect financial incentive to deploy ipv6
meaningfully. Spot the pattern here?
More information about the NANOG