I want to wish all readers a Happy New Year!
I wanted to let you all know that we had an important change in 2015. Stephan Lagerholm, who founded TXv6TF with me, has moved on to new opportunities. Replacing him is Jeff Carrell who was elected to the board and serves in 2016 as Vice Chairman.
We hope to have more to share with what we are planning for 2016.
Your thoughts are always welcome. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration is now open for this event. Please visit the site page for more information on this event.
The event will be March 27 and 28, 2014 in Richardson, Texas on the campus of the University of Texas at Dallas. Â Feature keynote speakers are Vinton G. Cerf and Latif Ladid. Other confirmed speakers includeÂ Tim Martin, Owen DeLong, Jeff Carrell, Stephen Lagerholm,Ravi PrakashÂ and Jeff Doyle. More are being added as they are confirmed. Registration for the event will be free at the TXv6TF web site, www.txv6tf.org.
We are still still filling in slots, but we wanted to get something out there. Please watch for further announcements as they become available. We hope to see you in Houston!
Today is world IPv6 Launch Day.
Stan Barber, chair of TXv6TF, is speaking and will be part of a panel at the upcoming IEEE Globecomm meeting in Houston this week. This is the 2nd year that Stan has spoken at the IEEE Globecomm event and the 10th year that IEEE has engaged the IPv6 Forum to assemble a group of IPv6 experts for an afternoon on IPv6. This will happen Wednesday, December 7. For more information, check the IEEE Globecomm website. A copy of the slides from this talk are available.
The Rocky Mountain IPv6 Task Force has announced the dates for a joint event being called the 2012 North American IPv6 Summit. The dates of the event are April 9 – 11, 2012 and will be in Denver. Check out this link for more information.
Light Reading’s IPv6: The Time is Now event in New York City had a pantheon of great speakers. This article summarizes important points from the speakers at the event.
A good paper to share with those in your company that handle on-line marketing has been released by Martin Longo, CTO of real-time identity firm Demandbase. The paper is called â€œTransition to IPv6: Why Online Marketers Should Care. If you think itâ€™s just ITâ€™s problem, think againâ€ and makes the case for thinking about IPv6 now and not be caught unprepared during the transition.
Comcast and Time Warner Cable both talked about outcomes related to World IPv6 Day this week at The Cable Show in Chicago.
Light Reading offers this summary.