Saturday, December 2, 2006

0007 IP version 6

Did you know that with the growth of internet and devices having its own IP addresses the world could soon run short of IP addresses. Luckly people/Goverments (US at least) have started thinking about it and we will see the solution to the issue get implemented early as 2008 in what is termed as the next generation of Internet Protocol called . This protocol will have enough room for 340,282,366,920,938,463,463,374,607,431,768,211,456 unique addresses while the current version IPv4 address space contains 4,294,967,296 addresses.

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