Nibbles & Bits
Network Automation, IPv6, and Beyond
Network Automation Startup 6connect Lands Series A Funding Led by Hummer Winblad Venture Partners
Funding to Fuel First IPv6 Network Automation for the Always-Connected Evernet PALO ALTO, CA — Aug 23, 2011 — 6connect, the first network automation platform to help usher in IPv6, today announced that it secured $2 million in a Series A financing round led by Hummer...
Traditional IPAM Won’t Work in a v6 Environment
The complexities of managing v6 networks are far different from those of a v4 network. Traditional IPAM (IP Address Management) applications don’t automate subnetting, SWIPs, allocation requests, etc. Instead they merely – albeit quite effectively – turn spreadsheets...
What’s an IPv6 Address Look Like?
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