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Arcep renews call to address shortage of IPv4 addresses

Monday 18 November 2019 | 11:55 CET | News
French telecom authority Arcep published its latest dashboard on the transition to IPv6 in France, showing that industry players are not moving fast enough to deal with the expected shortage of IPv4 addresses. The regulator is urging operators and the wider internet ecosystem to step up their efforts and accelerate their deployment plans. It has also renewed a call to join a new IPv6 task force, recently created by Arcep in partnership with Internet Society France.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Arcep / Bouygues Telecom / Free / Internet Society / Orange France / SFR
Countries: France
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