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If you are still on the fence about IPv6 and think the magical IPv4 unicorn fairy is going to fix it, you can ignore this post and consider finding a support group for all that will trouble you in 2016 (please reference below meme). 2016 is right around the corner,…

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We are pleased to announce that we have updated three whitepapers: Reducing Network Complexity with Automated Provisioning for Enterprises, Reducing Network Complexity with Automated Provisioning for Service Providers, and Service Provider Network Control: Dynamic Provisioning of Flat Networks. The first two whitepapers outline trends contributing to network complexity, provisioning challenges…

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For those of you who don’t know, a RIPE meeting is a five-day event where Internet Service Providers (ISPs), network operators and other interested parties gather to discuss issues of interest to the Internet community. 6connect’s CEO, Aaron Hughes, attended this conference. RIPE 71 took place on November 16-20 in…

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Last week, the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) held its 10th annual meeting in João Pessoa, Brazil. 6connect’s CEO, Aaron Hughes, spoke on two separate panels. IGF at the United Nations is an open, global forum where different participants from a number of stakeholder groups – governments, the technical community, civil…

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Tomorrow (11/14) from 7:00 AM until approximately 3:00 PM EST, ARIN Online will undergo maintenance. According to ARIN, during this time ARIN Online accounts will be inaccessible, transactions submitted via ARIN’s RESTful Provisioning service will be rejected, and any mail sent to ARIN Registration Services will be queued and not…

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We were excited to attend the recent IBM Insight conference featuring over 12,000 attendees in Las Vegas, Nevada. Notable speakers included Pepper the empathetic robot, Aaron Levie, CEO of Box, Director Ron Howard and Producer Brian Glazer. Amazing robots aside, the focus of the conference’s content was the future and what…

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Montreal was buzzing with plenty of conference action last week – and we were happy to be a part of it. At the beginning of last week, we attended NANOG 65, where our CEO Aaron Hughes spoke. On Thursday and Friday, ARIN 36 Public Policy and Members Meeting was held in the same…

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6connect’s CEO, Aaron Hughes, presented at NANOG 65 this week. NANOG meetings take place three times per year in different locations across the United States and Canada, and this year’s event took place in Montreal from October 5-7. The North American Network Operators Group, or NANOG, is the professional association…

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With ProVision 5.1.3, we are making some significant updates to the dashboard and data visualization. With some big improvements on the UI side, we are finally showing the basics of our new dashboard framework. We started simple to get the basic improvements live, but have also managed to have a foundation where…

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