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Aaron Hughes, 6connect CEO, Speaks at NANOG 65 in Montreal

Aaron Hughes, 6connect CEO, Speaks at NANOG 65 in Montreal

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...

ProVision 5.1.3 – Updates to the Dashboard and Data Visualization

ProVision 5.1.3 – Updates to the Dashboard and Data Visualization

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...

First Steps for Setting Up ProVision – Part 2 [Video]

First Steps for Setting Up ProVision – Part 2 [Video]

Earlier this week, we released a video with the goal of helping folks get familiarized and comfortable with setting up ProVision. We've released a continuation of part one, which will provide an overview of data import options available in ProVision to get you started...

First Steps for Setting Up ProVision – Part 1 [Video]

First Steps for Setting Up ProVision – Part 1 [Video]

ProVision, 6connect’s unique Dynamic Network Provisioning (DNP) platform uses a robust Connector Library to automate the provisioning, configuration, and control of devices across distributed networks present in datacenters around the world. This video will help you...

NLNOG Day 2015 Recap

NLNOG Day 2015 Recap

On Friday, the Netherlands Network Operator Group (NLNOG) held its annual conference, NLNOG Day, in Amsterdam. NLNOG invites network operators from around the globe to meet with their industry peers to socialize, talk about current networking related topics, and...

Prepping for IPv6

Prepping for IPv6

The Internet of Things era means every single “thing” (even light bulbs) gets the ability to connect/interact with other devices and services. This implies that every connected device will be IP addressable for this vision of the future to happen. We are living in a...

Resource Permissions Checker Preview – ProVision 5.1.3

Resource Permissions Checker Preview – ProVision 5.1.3

With the Resource Manager and the extensive permissions, we wanted to come up with a better way to visualize and manage these permissions. You still have the old standby method to check the permissions of a Resource assigned to a user: But then we came up with a way...

Here Come the Clones

Here Come the Clones

So we had some requests on how to make using the Resource Manager easier with replicating data sets. Enter THE RESOURCE CLONER. Overview: It’s a simple tool that copies a Resource (including the option of all the Child Resources) so you can setup provisioning tasks...

Four Misconceptions About IPv4 to IPv6 Migration

Four Misconceptions About IPv4 to IPv6 Migration

Updated: August 07, 2017 From the time that this post was first published, global IPv6 adoption has increased from less than 7% to more than 20%. In April of 2014 the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) announced that it was entering its final phase of its...

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