IPv6 foot-dragging setting US back
Thursday, November 09, 2006 - :40 PM
Topic: 6DEPLOY
Posted by: Jordi

The United States is damaging itself by not adopting the updated version of the Internet Protocol, IPv6, as fast as other countries, a study has found.

Eighty-six percent of 1,000 respondents said they believed there would be a negative impact on the United States for dragging its feet on IPv6 adoption, according to the The IPv6 Government Action Study. A hefty 70 percent felt the delay would hit US technological leadership; 62 percent said it would impact national security; and 58 percent believe it will affect US influence over Internet stability.

Complete info at TechWorld.

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