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IPv4 Addresses: Bridging for the Future

Building for the future is always important regardless of the medium of technology. Whether it’s a bridge for the Olympics, purchase of IPv4 to accommodate growth, or IPv6 for internet traffic, preparation is key. Three Mountains Bridge, or San Shan Bridge, designed by Penda, is a feat of beauty, engineering, and function. This bridge has...
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IPv4 Price Expectations – Why Prices May Rise or Fall

Exponential IPv6 adoption may create a lower price point for IPv4 block transfers, but when will IPv6 reach a reliable critical mass infrastructure? IT infrastructure is like the infrastructure of a bridge. Bridges are beautiful. People travel thousands of miles to see them. What is fascinating is that bridges marry art and mathematics. That very...
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Brooklyn Bridge and IPv4 Block Transfers

When you cross a bridge, your only concern is safely arriving at your destination, not the process in which it was built. It’s the same with IPv4 block transfers. Let’s consider the Brooklyn Bridge. It was the first steel suspension bridge and the longest at its time. The steel cabling and caisson structural elements were...
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