Lindsay Hill (http://lkhill.com) was trying to find out which New Zealand ISPs were offering IPv6, and couldn’t find it in one place. So he’s pulled together this data himself, into this Google Sheet, reproduced here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KmhVGN_vPzerUzhpya8lBxdgHc1rCyuWIsYFNdW8wJU/edit?usp=sharing This is primarily focused around residential ISPs, and the status of their IPv6 support for ‘regular’ customers. […]
DIA launches IPv6 website
Government Technology Services, a business group of the Department of Internal Affairs (DIA), has launched an IPv6 website as a proof of concept to demonstrate how NZ government websites can be made accessible to the IPv6 Internet. As part of this proof of concept Government Technology Services has set up an IPv6 address schema and established a dual-stack proof of concept government IPv6 website. It will also be auditing its own network for IPv6 readiness. The DIA has now enabled .govt.nz DNS to be fully IPv6 ready for Agencies to utilise.
NZRS technical specialist Sebastian Castro travelled to Éire this month for the RIPE 66 Conference. Whilst there, he witnessed an interesting IPv6-related presentation – titled ‘IPv6 Cisco Live 2013’. For those interested, a copy of the presentation is available online at the following link: https://ripe66.ripe.net/presentations/113-CiscoLive-IPv6-RIPE.pdf
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 […]
Yesterday, over lunch, a 60-strong audience of largely private-sector Chief Information Officers and senior IT managers gathered in Auckland to hear about the critical importance of enterprise IPv6 deployment. Sponsored by InternetNZ in conjunction with the New Zealand IPv6 Task Force, three expert speakers featured – Convenor of the New Zealand IPv6 Task Force Dr […]
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 […]