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IPv6 Buzz - Packet Pushers

Are you an IT engineer thinking about IPv6 for your organization? This is your podcast. Listen to three published authors discuss v6 with the best in the business. Dispel v6 FUD and create a plan to bring your shop into the IPv6 future.

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IPv6 Buzz 030: Overcoming The Big 3 Objections To IPv6 Adoption

Objections to IPv6 adoption tend to follow three tracks: we don't need it, we don't have budget, and we'll lose the security and multihoming benefits of NAT. On today's IPv6 Buzz podcast, Dr. David Holder explains why these objections don't hold water, and how to communicate with business and technical leaders to overcome them. The post IPv6 Buzz 030: Overcoming The Big 3 Objections To IPv6 Adoption appeared first on Packet Pushers.

52mins

11 Jul 2019

Rank #1

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IPv6 Buzz 025: Teaching IPv6 With Instructor And Author Rick Graziani

College instructor and author Rick Graziani stops by the IPv6 Buzz podcast to talk about teaching IPv6, including the differences between teaching college students and training IT professionals, how networking and IT are taught in universities and community colleges, and more. The post IPv6 Buzz 025: Teaching IPv6 With Instructor And Author Rick Graziani appeared first on Packet Pushers.

49mins

2 May 2019

Rank #2

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IPv6 Buzz 043: Let’s Explore IPv6 Router Advertisements!

In this week's IPv6 Buzz episode, Ed and Tom talk in depth about IPv6 Router Advertisements (or RAs), what they are, what they do, and why they're critical to IPv6 operations. The post IPv6 Buzz 043: Let’s Explore IPv6 Router Advertisements! appeared first on Packet Pushers.

32mins

23 Jan 2020

Rank #3

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IPv6 Buzz 038: IPv6 In The Federal Government

Today's episode explores how the US federal government views IPv6 adoption. We also explore the use of IPv6 by the U.S. Department of Defense, including innovations, and how the DoD's use affects its work with civilian entities. Our guest is Jeremy Duncan, founder and leading partner of the consultancy Tachyon Dynamics. The post IPv6 Buzz 038: IPv6 In The Federal Government appeared first on Packet Pushers.

31mins

31 Oct 2019

Rank #4

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IPv6 Buzz 029: You Just Got Your First IPv6 Addresses – Now What?

Your v6s are here--where do you want 'em? On today's IPv6 Buzz podcast, guest Tim Rooney dives into IPv6 address planning and management for IT teams that are just getting started. The post IPv6 Buzz 029: You Just Got Your First IPv6 Addresses – Now What? appeared first on Packet Pushers.

33mins

27 Jun 2019

Rank #5

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IPv6 Buzz 023: How State Task Forces Drive IPv6 Adoption

State and regional IPv6 task forces advocate for IPv6 adoption by state governments and the private sector, and educate engineers. In today's episode we chat with George Usi, the Co-Chair of the California IPv6 Task Force to learn more about the task force's goals and what it's achieved to date. The post IPv6 Buzz 023: How State Task Forces Drive IPv6 Adoption appeared first on Packet Pushers.

33mins

4 Apr 2019

Rank #6

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IPv6 Buzz 028: Are Container Networks Ready For IPv6?

Shannon McFarland discusses IPv6 and container networking on today's IPv6 Buzz podcast episode. We look at the state of v6 support in containers and orchestration platforms, how v6 addressing works with containers, the role of service meshes, and much more. The post IPv6 Buzz 028: Are Container Networks Ready For IPv6? appeared first on Packet Pushers.

57mins

13 Jun 2019

Rank #7

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IPv6 Buzz 032: LinkedIn Recruits IPv6 – Challenges And Lessons Learned

LinkedIn has been working with IPv6 for years. On today's IPv6 Buzz episode, LinkedIn engineer Franck Martin discusses the technical and cultural challenges of adoption, explores why the company engaged with IPv6, and shares lessons to help others with their own deployments. The post IPv6 Buzz 032: LinkedIn Recruits IPv6 – Challenges And Lessons Learned appeared first on Packet Pushers.

27mins

8 Aug 2019

Rank #8

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IPv6 Buzz 031: Learning IPv6 At The Host OS Level

Learn about how IPv6 works on host OSs on today's IPv6 Buzz podcast. Tom Coffeen and Scott Hogg talk with Ed Horley about the host OS course he's teaching. They discuss how to set up a lab, how v6 differs from v4 at the host level, key differences in support for DHCPv6, and more. The post IPv6 Buzz 031: Learning IPv6 At The Host OS Level appeared first on Packet Pushers.

29mins

25 Jul 2019

Rank #9

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IPv6 Buzz 044: Building An IPv6 Lab

The best way to learn IPv6 is to get it into the lab and play with it. On today's IPv6 Buzz podcast, we share advice, learnings, and tips on building a lab and getting your hands dirty with this protocol. The post IPv6 Buzz 044: Building An IPv6 Lab appeared first on Packet Pushers.

40mins

6 Feb 2020

Rank #10

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IPv6 Buzz 039: Bringing IPv6 Into Enterprise Wireless

This week's IPv6 Buzz discusses getting IPv6 into enterprise wireless environments. We discuss what proper vendor support for v6 looks like, evaluate the impact of a lack of DHCPv6 support in Android, why running dual stack is more work than a clean cutover, and more. Our guest is Joe Neville, a technical consultant at HPE Aruba. The post IPv6 Buzz 039: Bringing IPv6 Into Enterprise Wireless appeared first on Packet Pushers.

31mins

14 Nov 2019

Rank #11

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IPv6 Buzz 046: Managing Networks With IPv6 And NAT64

In this week's IPv6 Buzz episode, we talk to Cody Christman about managing networks with IPv6 using the critical transition/translation technology NAT64. We cover why overlapping IPv4 addresses are a big driver for using NAT64, the technical debt of IPv4 NAT, how IPv6 re-simplifies networking, and more. The post IPv6 Buzz 046: Managing Networks With IPv6 And NAT64 appeared first on Packet Pushers.

34mins

5 Mar 2020

Rank #12

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IPv6 Buzz 035: Selling Your IPv4 Addresses For Fun And Profit

Your IPv4 addresses are a financial asset because the market for v4 address space is rising. The question is, for how long? Guest Lee Howard joins the IPv6 Buzz podcast crew to discuss the financial implications of selling IPv4 addresses. They also discuss the performance and operational benefits of moving to IPv6. The post IPv6 Buzz 035: Selling Your IPv4 Addresses For Fun And Profit appeared first on Packet Pushers.

42mins

19 Sep 2019

Rank #13

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IPv6 Buzz 034: Why AWS Embraces IPv6

AWS regards IPv6 as a key mechanism to enable customer agility, and to meet rising demands from new applications and devices, particularly IoT. In this episode, Scott and Tom interview Alan Halachmi, Senior Manager of Solutions Architecture at AWS. They discuss current and planned IPv6 support in AWS services, the cloud provider's challenges in deploying the protocol, and advice for cloud users on adopting IPv6. The post IPv6 Buzz 034: Why AWS Embraces IPv6 appeared first on Packet Pushers.

31mins

5 Sep 2019

Rank #14

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IPv6 Buzz 045: Fine-Tuning IPv6 Adoption Strategies For Service Providers And Enterprises

Today's IPv6 Buzz podcast discusses global IPv6 adoption strategy with Pete Sclafani of 6connect, a global network automation platform for service providers and enterprises. Topics covered include how to overcome fear of change, closing knowledge gaps around IPv6, understanding how IPv6 affects business processes as much as technology processes, and more. The post IPv6 Buzz 045: Fine-Tuning IPv6 Adoption Strategies For Service Providers And Enterprises appeared first on Packet Pushers.

39mins

20 Feb 2020

Rank #15

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IPv6 Buzz 033: ARIN’s Role In IPv6 Address Allocation

ARIN is the official network numbers register for IPv4 and IPv6 addresses, as well as ASNs, for North America. The IPv6 Buzz crew talk with Mark Kosters, ARIN's CTO, about its role in providing IPv6 address resources, policy, and advocacy. The post IPv6 Buzz 033: ARIN’s Role In IPv6 Address Allocation appeared first on Packet Pushers.

32mins

22 Aug 2019

Rank #16

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IPv6 Buzz 040: What We’re Thankful For With IPv6

From the virtually limitless supply of IPv6 addressing to good vendor support to IPv6-only efforts and beyond, Ed, Scott, and Tom discuss what they’re most thankful for when it comes to IPv6 in this holiday episode of IPv6 Buzz. The post IPv6 Buzz 040: What We’re Thankful For With IPv6 appeared first on Packet Pushers.

14mins

28 Nov 2019

Rank #17

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IPv6 Buzz 041: IPv4 Address Exhaustion And You!

The Regional Internet Registry for Europe (RIPE) recently announced its supply of public IPv4 addresses was officially depleted. In today's IPv6 Buzz podcast, we discuss what that means and why it's impactful for companies everywhere. We also discuss the history of IPv4 address exhaustion and why IPv6 is key to avoiding or mitigating the negative effects. The post IPv6 Buzz 041: IPv4 Address Exhaustion And You! appeared first on Packet Pushers.

26mins

12 Dec 2019

Rank #18