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Say you are at a Resource and want to browse a set of IPs to assign a specific one. Smart Assign doesn’t fit the use case, and the conventional “Browse” is just too open-ended. Now you have Smart Browse! This feature allows you to use the parameters from the Smart…

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One of the biggest hurdles to getting your IP data in order is just moving the data to the right place and in the right format. While our importing tools have improved substantially over the last few releases, we figured it would probably be helpful to build some Import Connectors…

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NANOG 64, held in San Francisco last week from June 1-3, offered plenty of opportunities to network with colleagues, freshen-up skills, learn advanced networking techniques, and discover new network applications. The conference certainly met our expectations, from the content, attendees, to even simply the weather in San Francisco. Our CEO,…

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One of the elements of 6connect ProVision that lends itself well to integration is the use of existing metadata whenever possible. When dealing with system integration, having a data model with inherent flexibility is key to maintaining efficiencies in your processes as well as ensuring that you aren’t driven crazy…

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NANOG, a community of industry experts that work together for the common good of the internet, is holding its next conference in San Francisco from June 1 – 3. We are looking forward to NANOG 64 as it offers a great opportunity to network with colleagues, freshen-up skills and talk about what’s happening in the industry….

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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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