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ipv4

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Net powers: IPv4 is over. All hail IPv6!

Executives from ICANN and beyond watch the last current-generation Internet addresses depart--and warn about consequences of extending the IPv4-based Net.

By February 3, 2011

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IPv4 Internet addresses: 251 blocks down, 5 to go

A total of 33.6 million addresses are on their way to their ultimate users on the Net--meaning the last blocks of IPv4 addresses will be allocated soon. IPv6, hurry up, would ya?

By February 1, 2011

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IPv4 Net addresses now 95 percent used up

In January, 90 percent of Internet addresses were used up. Now that figure stands at 95 percent. Those in charge urge an orderly move to the roomier IPv6 realm.

By October 18, 2010

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IPv4 addresses in short supply

Less than 10 percent of all IPv4 addresses remain available, threatening the future network operations of all businesses unless migration to IPv6 is stepped up.

By January 19, 2010

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Scarcity triggers new restrictions on obtaining Internet addresses

The US and Canada are down to their last 16.7 million Net addresses with today's IPv4 Internet technology. Scarcity is pushing Internet service providers to the next-gen IPv6.

By April 23, 2014

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ISPs warm to IPv6, but old-era Internet plumbing persists

The next-generation Internet technology is catching on among ISPs and their customers, but efforts to squeeze more life out of IPv4 persist, a survey finds.

By October 8, 2013

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Europe reaches limit for old Internet addresses

The IPv4 Internet addresses are running low, prompting a switch to the new IPv6.

By September 15, 2012

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Buzz Out Loud: Web Exclusive

Rolling chair handstands and an epic story about the end of IPv4.

By January 31, 2011

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IPv6: Come on in, the water's fine

A 24-hour test last week of a next-generation Internet went well. That could help IPv6 adoption more than the scarier reality that the world is running out of IPv4 addresses.

By June 14, 2011

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A business guide to the IPv6 transition

commentary Analysts at the Berkeley Research Group offer a blueprint for managing your company through the shift.

By June 6, 2012