TITLE

IPv6, THE IP-ADDRESS SOLUTION: WHAT IT IS, AND WHY IT MATTERS

AUTHOR(S)
Ellis, Leslie
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;9/19/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 39, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the significance of Internet protocol (IP). Problems associated with shortage of IP addresses; Advanced features of IPv6; Development of the Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification 3.0 by CableLabs.
ACCESSION #
18365330

 

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