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.
World IPv6 Day is coming on June 8th and there are a number of ways to be involved and watch what happens.
A good article on the event is provided by Ars Technica.
If you are a Comcast customer, Comcast is encouraging you to participate in World IPv6 day. Check out their special web site for more. For Time Warner Cable customers, there is a FAQ and a place for testing. For those of you that are Suddenlink customer, there is little information available. In a recent blog article was this comment.
Have a productive World IPv6 Day!
Light Reading Live has their IPv6 2011: The Time is Now! conference in New York on July 14th, 2011. This is an IPv6 conference that focuses on enterprises, service providers, and content providers. This event will have many top-notch speakers because it is an IPv6 event that is conveniently located on the East-coast this year. If you register with the link in this posting before May 13, 2011, you will get a discount on the registration.