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Doctoral candidate wants your perspective on IPv6 adoption!

Awinder Kaur – a doctoral candidate at AUT University – is conducting a study aimed at understanding why some organisations adopt IPv6 and others do not. Her study is expected to help policy-makers, vendors and managers understand the barriers organisations face in adopting IPv6, and the factors that enable them to overcome these barriers. Awinder […]

Task Force publishes whitepaper on IPv6 adoption

The NZ IPv6 Task Force has today published a whitepaper on IPv6 adoption by New Zealand enterprises. Prepared by the Task Force in conjunction with InternetNZ (Internet New Zealand Inc), the whitepaper is intended to be  used as a primer for enterprises in New Zealand, to encourage them to adopt IPv6 in a cost effective […]

IPv6 news wrap

A number of interesting news articles relating to IPv6 have been published recently. See below for a taste: —- IPv6 makes mobile networks faster ExtremeTech – 16 January 2013 “At CES in Las Vegas, a panel of experts on Internet Protocol technology discussed IPv6 and the benefits of having mobile devices use IPv6 instead of […]

Beehive website now IPv6 accessible

The Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) has advised that the official website of the New Zealand government – – has been made IPv6 accessible. Featuring a variety of Ministerial press releases, speeches, and other information relating to the running of the country, the Beehive website is frequently updated and understood to be highly trafficked. […]

Australian public sector on track for year-end IPv6 deadline

By Campbell Gardiner The Australian Government Information Management Office (AGIMO) has announced that 80 percent of Australian government agencies will be externally IPv6 capable by the end of the year, with the remainder by Q2 next year. Speaking at the 8th annual Australian IPv6 Summit, AGIMO’s John Hillier says since developing and releasing its mandated […]