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Comcast Begins Pilot Market Deployment of IPv6

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Comcast is now the first large ISP in North America to start deploying IPv6. According to the company, this initial phase will support certain types of directly connected customer premises equipment (CPE), where a single computer is connected directly to a cable modem. "Subsequent phases in 2011 and 2012 will support home gateway devices and variable length prefixes." Jason Livingood, company's VP of Internet Systems provides more details here.

Related topics: Access Providers, IPv6

 
   

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