Tuesday, June 7, 2011
IPv6 Day Coming! Are you prepared for the future?
As lot of you guys know, a few month ago the world ran out of IPv4 addresses. In order to solve this problem, new users that want an IP has to start using IPv6 addresses and configuring their networking equipment to support it. Some ISPs may not to compatible. As a testing day, it is World IPv6 Day on June 8th.
So what will happen on June 8th? Some website owners will be switching their systems over to IPv6 to see if their equipment will run correctly and will work in the future! It is pretty much a trial run day. If you are not a website owner, it is good to check if your computer and ISP is currently supporting the new IPv6 system. Here are a few websites you can use to test your connection.
Other 2 testing sites:
You can read more about IPv6 Day here.