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- The Data Privacy Imperative: Safeguarding Sensitive Data
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Shows & Panels
How to manage a transition to IPv6
Tuesday - 3/15/2011, 5:31pm EDT
Some industry pundits think this is an overly aggressive approach. From the perspective of someone in the trenches, how can you make the transition? Right now, many are using spreadsheets to handle the move to a 128-bit addressing scheme. This may be fine for now, but what do you do when managing the spreadsheet is a full time job?
Josh Stephens, vice president of technology for Solarwinds, discusses the Orion IP Address Manager (Orion IPAM). The tool gives IT managers visibility into tracking IP address space usage as well as historical address tracking.
Each host or computer on the Internet requires an Internet Protocol address in order to communicate. The growth of the Internet has created a need for more addresses than are possible with the current system, IPv4. Federal News Radio follows the government's implementation of IPv6.