[NANOG] fair warning: less than 1000 days left to IPv4 exhaustion

Mikael Abrahamsson swmike at swm.pp.se
Sat May 3 02:02:01 CDT 2008

On Sat, 3 May 2008, Randy Bush wrote:

> back office software
> ip and dns management software
> provisioning tools
> cpe
> measurement and monitoring and billing
> and, of course, backbone and aggregation equipment that can actually
> handle real ipv6 traffic flows with acls and chocolate syrup.

Not to mention, you want to be able to do the regular antispoofing etc and 
your security devices (which might be based on L2 switches doing DHCP 
snooping) doesn't do IPv6, so you need to replace them (or live with lower 
security) and this needs serious budget.

Mikael Abrahamsson    email: swmike at swm.pp.se

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