Takeaway: Regardless of opinions of IPv6, it’s coming soon and will be part of our lives going forward. Rickatron has a few tips for IT pros on how to manage IPv6.
June 6, 2012 is a big day in the history of Information Technology. On this day, approximately 1% of Internet traffic will leverage IPv6. We’ve all heard of the end of days for IPv4 and wondered if large auctions of private address spaces would be a new gold rush; but IPv6 is the solution we’ll have for the foreseeable future and that’s a good thing. I’ve collected a few tips to deal with IPv6 for IT pros to increase the awareness of IPv6.