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Adam Castle — 27 Sep 2013
Local Packet Filtering with IPv6
Local Packet Filtering with IPv6
Enno Rey — 13 Jul 2017

Recently my organisation discussed IPv6 filter rules for NIC-level firewalls (in a virtualised data center) with a customer. I’d like to take this opportunity to lay out potential approaches for local packet filtering of IPv6, which might somewhat depend on the address configuration strategy you chose for your respective systems.… Read more

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12 Steps to Enable IPv6 in an ISP Network
12 Steps to Enable IPv6 in an ISP Network
Jordi Palet Martinez — 08 Jun 2017

This document is not intended to be a comprehensive and detailed technical digest of how to deploy IPv6 in an ISP network that currently has IPv4. Instead it is an executive summary of the 12 fundamental steps, not including services (DNS, web, email, etc.), for native IPv6 support and the maintenance of IPv4 as a transparent service.… Read more

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IPv6 Train the Trainer
IPv6 Train the Trainer
Nathalie Nathalie — 20 Mar 2017

Did you ever attend one of our Basic or Advanced IPv6 Training courses? There's a good chance you did. In 2016, we organised 48 face-to-face IPv6 training courses, almost one every week. Every week, we receive requests for more IPv6 training courses in our region. The demand is high and the capacity of our training team is limited.… Read more

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Addressing in 2016
Addressing in 2016
Geoff Huston — 08 Feb 2017

Time for another annual roundup from the world of IP addresses. Let’s see what has changed in the past 12 months in addressing the Internet, and look at how IP address allocation information can inform us of the changing nature of the network itself.… Read more

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