Guest Column | October 1, 2012

The World Celebrated The Migration To IPv6 Earlier This Summer With IPv6 Day

By Chris Heyn, GM, KEMP Technologies Italy

IPv6 Day was celebrated around the world on June 6, 2012. This event is significant because it recognized the need for companies and organizations worldwide to have a plan prepared to handle the necessary adoption of IPv6. While the need for an effective IPv6 transition policy is essential, many IT departments continue to struggle to create a working plan that reduces the risk of disruption during the migration strategy.  The good news is that there is technology that supports the migration through a combination of IPv4 and IPv6 protocols with load balancers.