IPv6? Why, you are the first one to ask for it!

Christian de Larrinaga cdel at firsthand.net
Tue Mar 1 14:28:14 CST 2011

Do please let me know which major global network provider this is. Off-list if you prefer.

On 1 Mar 2011, at 18:39, George Bonser wrote:

> Fairly major global network provider likes to call themselves a "Tier
> 1".  Asking about native IPv6 in one of their colo facilities in the UK.
> They say their US facilities won't be v6 capable until Q4 2011.  The UK
> rep acted like it was the first he'd ever heard of it and implied we
> were the very first to ask for it.
> Note to providers:  That might have worked a couple of years ago but
> when we hear that today, we know it is false.  Please be honest in your
> responses to that question.  If you aren't going to deploy it for
> another year or two, just say so.  The notion that we are the very first
> ones to ever ask for it from a global provider in a major country is
> just lame.
> George

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