RIPE NCC in the News
- Firms urged to begin IPv6 switchover as IPv4 address stock dwindles
Businesses and individuals are being urged to start embracing the IPv6 address space as the number of IPv4 addresses nears exhaustion. (Source: v3.co.uk).
- North America has run out of IPv4 Addresses
Yesterday North America finally ran out of IPv4 addresses. This spells trouble for the growth of the internet and it’s a huge challenge for the next billion devices (IoT gadgets, connected cars etc.), which will struggle to become a reality unless IPv6 is widely adopted soon. (Source: IT Pro Portal).
- North America has now run out of IPv4 Internet addresses
North America has now run out of IPv4 Internet addresses as the ageing protocol becomes over-burdened and insufficient to power the ever-growing web. New devices now have to use the newer IPv6 as no more IPv4 addresses can be assigned. (Source: Digital Journal).
- UAE TRA Centre of Digital Innovation organises "Train the Trainer" initiative in cooperation with RIPE NCC
The Train the Trainer initiative is designed to train and build a diverse pool of highly skilled Arab trainers capable of delivering the IPv6 Roadshow workshops in that region. (Source: WAM Emirates News Agency).
- Year in Review and Looking Ahead to 2015
RIPE NCC Managing Director Axel Pawlik gave an interview with ISP Today about what he sees as the most important developments of 2014 and what the big issues in 2015 will be (article in Dutch).
- RIPE NCC and CENTR Hold Joint Meeting With Governments
The RIPE NCC and CENTR, the European country code top-level domain (TLD) organisation, held a meeting on Wednesday, 1 October 2014, in Brussels, Belgium, for governments and regulators to discuss issues of relevance to both the RIPE and CENTR communities. (Source: DomainPulse.com).
- The problem with driverless cars
RIPE NCC’s managing director, Axel Pawlick, discusses how the computer industry needs to safeguard the future growth of the Internet. Embracing what could be the next big automotive revolution, the UK Government plans to allow driverless cars on roads by 2015. (Source: PCR).
- A Week in the Life of... An Internet Evangelist
Axel Pawlik (52) is managing director of the RIPE Network Co-ordination Centre, one of the world’s five Regional Internet Registries that provide Internet resource allocations, registration services and coordination activities to support the Internet’s operation worldwide. (Source: Telco Exec).
- Will wearable technology have a place in the office?
It's easy to see how the internet has changed our global society and transformed the business world. It's an essential tool for most organisations and the web functions it supports are critical – can you even imagine trying to do your job without email? (Source: TechRadar Pro).
- What would happen to the economy without the Internet?
In this day and age, it would be extremely difficult to argue that the global economy could continue in the same way without the internet. The ability to transfer data immediately across vast distances has completely changed the world of commerce and society at large. (Source: TechRadar Pro).