Some time ago I posted a word “chazwazza” to the Network Dictionary :Network Dictionary Chazwazza. Although it was mostly intended to be a humourous comment, what makes it funny is that we don’t actually have a good naming convention for the ‘chazwazza’ of an IPv6 address. Apparently I’m not the only person to have noticed. [...]
I’ve just been reading Russell Helling blog post – Fear and Loathing in IPv6 where he talks about gut reactions from the Service Provider side in Provider Independent (IPv4) address space. Go and read it.
Define the term “Address Family Translation”
It’s important for people to apply directly to their registry for IPv6 address allocation. You should not get an allocation from your Service Provider.
The thing about TCAM memory is that it can be big killer for IPv6 migration. Why ?
Some discussion on why allocating a /64 is not wasteful
IETF is now backtracking on /48 IPv6 address allocation by letting anyone do what the hell they like. Why not ?
Ivan Pepelnjak has made a presentation available at [Slideshare - Content over IPv6 - No Excuses]. One slide particularly caught my attention: It’s timely reminder that the IPocalypse is going happen quite slowly. Each step is inevitable but none of the them are the final step. For example, once the IANA runs out of addresses, [...]