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V4 Exhaustion History

The RIPE NCC began warning of the urgent need to deploy IPv6 as early as 2007 with announcements and statements from the RIPE community.

Roundtable Meeting for Governments and Regulators in Brussels

On Monday, 27 January 2020, the RIPE NCC held a Roundtable Meeting for government representatives and regulators in Brussels, Belgium.

RIPE NCC Receives /18 from IANA’s Recovered Pool

On 1 September 2016, the RIPE NCC and other Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) were each allocated the equivalent of a /18 of IPv4 address space from the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA).

RIPE NCC Receives /15 from IANA's Recovered Pool

Yesterday, on 1 March 2016, the RIPE NCC and other Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) were each allocated the equivalent of a /15 of IPv4 address space from the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA). The RIPE NCC received the IPv4 address ranges 45.65.64.0/18, 147.78.0.0/16, 192.144.0.0/18 and 192.145.0.0/17. We are currently adding these to our available pool.

RIPE NCC Receives Another Allocation from IANA's Recovered IPv4 Pool

On 2 September 2014, the RIPE NCC and other Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) each received the equivalent of a /12 of IPv4 address space from the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA). The RIPE NCC was allocated the IPv4 address range 45.80.0.0/12, which will be added to our available pool.