6connect’s Blog

Aaron Hughes, CEO and CTO of 6connect, spoke at the RIPE 70 conference today in Amsterdam about IPv6 for Internet Service Providers. A RIPE Meeting is a five-day event where Internet service providers, network operators and other interested parties from around the world gather to participate in discussions about the…

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Interop

Interop, the leading independent technology conference and expo series designed to inform, inspire, and connect the world’s IT community, has been taking place this week in Las Vegas for its flagship event. While we were not able to attend in person, we’ve been attending virtually and had some good geeky fun with…

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In case you haven’t heard – Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) released new documentation introducing Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC) and configuring BIND (Berkeley Internet Name Domain) for common DNSSEC features. BIND is an open source software that implements the DNS protocols for the Internet, and it’s also production-grade software,…

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6connect has been building out innovative Connectors that leverage best of breed technologies and integrate them into 6connect ProVision. We have been testing a new integration with Nessus in a few environments and have decided to roll this out as an official integration. While we are still in the “beta”…

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We are putting the finishing touches on ProVision 5.0.4 and planning out our next release – ProVision 5.1.0. We have been working closely with customers and also looking at use cases on how to make ProVision more useful in various deployment scenarios. We are getting close to “feature lock” for…

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This is the 2nd post in a two-part blog series with 6connect’s partner, Secure64, written by its Chief Operating Officer Joe Gersch. See the first post in the series, “6connect and Secure64: Secure, World-Class DNS and Network Provisioning,” here.  Reverse DNS (aka “PTR records”) is a method in which a computer’s…

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automated network provisioning benefits

6connect is excited to announce our 5.0.3 release of ProVision. This minor release contains some feature improvements and bug fixes. The release notes are live and can be viewed here: http://docs.6connect.com/display/DOC/ProVision+5.0.3 Hosted customers were be upgraded January 29th (Thursday) evening after 10PM PST and Local customers can find the download…

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It’s no secret that network security is an increasingly important and challenging issue for companies in 2015. The last year has seen some of the most high-profile and costly network attacks in history. At the same time, there is an unstoppable drive to grow networks to greater and greater scales….

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ProVision Jumpstart: A complete solution for expanding and managing your network infrastructure. Extend, automate, and manage your network with the help of world-class software, expert engineering support, and fully customized integrations with your existing network. Large-scale network management is hard Developing and maintaining a distributed network presents many daunting problems….

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ProVision 5.0.2 is a minor release with almost 20 bug fixes and enhancements. Many thanks to our customers and partners that provided feedback on features and functionality for this release. Check out the updated release notes here: http://docs.6connect.com/display/DOC/ProVision+5.0.2 As always – feedback is welcome and if you want a demo…

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