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Europe Reaches End of IPv4 Addresses (Wall Street Journal Europe)

The European Internet registry RIPE NCC has opened up its last block of IPv4 Internet addresses. The 16.8 million addresses will only be issued in blocks of 1024 to local Internet registries that can prove a specific need and is willing to buy a block of IPv6 addresses at the same time. (Source: Wall Street Journal Europe)

IPv4 Addresses Running Out Warns Internet Registry

According to Axel Pawlik, Managing Director of the RIPE NCC and regular ITProPortal blogger, “The limitations of the pool of IPv4 address space became clear over time, and in the last few years we have been monitoring supplies closely, preparing ourselves and all stakeholders for the next stage of the internet. Reaching the last /8 underlines the importance of IPv6 deployment, which is vital to the future growth of the internet.” (Source: IT Pro Portal)

Euro-based Body Starts Handing out its Last Block of IPv4 Addresses (IT World)

RIPE NCC, which allocates IP addresses in Europe, the Middle East and parts of Central Asia, has started to hand out IPv4 addresses from the last block that it holds, the organization said on Friday. (IT World)

Europe Running Out of Old Internet addresses (Computer Business Review)

The internet firms in Europe can make only one more application for old IP addresses known as IPv4 as the Réseaux IP Européens Network Coordination Centre (RIPE NCC) has begun rationing of old internet addresses. (Source: Computer Business Review)

Euro-based Body Starts Handing out its Last Block of IPv4 addresses (Network World)

RIPE NCC, which allocates IP addresses in Europe, the Middle East and parts of Central Asia, has started to hand out IPv4 addresses from the last block that it holds, the organization said on Friday. (Source: Network World)

RIPE NCC Starts Handing out Last Block of IPv4 addresses (Tech World)

RIPE NCC, which allocates IP addresses in Europe, the Middle East and parts of Central Asia, has started to hand out IPv4 addresses from the last block that it holds, the organisation said on Friday. (Source: Tech World)

Euro-Based Body Starts Handing out its Last Block of IPv4 Addresses (PC Advisor)

RIPE NCC, which allocates IP addresses in Europe, the Middle East and parts of Central Asia, has started to hand out IPv4 addresses from the last block that it holds, the organization said on Friday. (Source: PC Advisor).

Europe About to RUN OUT of IP Addresses as Switch to IPv6 Fails to Materialise (Gizmodo UK)

RIPE NCC, which handles the complicated business of internet registry for Europe, the Middle East and parts of Asia, is down to its last packet of IP4 internet addresses. It’s time to start panic-buying strings of numbers. (Source: Gizmodo UK)

RIPE NCC Begins to Allocate IPv4 Address Space From the Last /8 (Domain Pulse)

On Friday 14 September, 2012, the RIPE NCC, the Regional Internet Registry (RIR) for Europe, the Middle East and parts of Central Asia, distributed the last blocks of IPv4 address space from the available pool. (Source: Domain Pulse)

RIPE NCC Handing out its Last Block of IPv4 Addresses (Engadget)

The RIPE NCC, the regional internet registry for Asia, Europe and the Middle East, warns that it's down to assigning its last set of 16.8 million IPv4 addresses as of this weekend. (Source: Engadget)