SIDN warns KPN, Ziggo holding back IPv6 adoption in Netherlands

Tuesday 25 September 2018 | 15:20 CET | News
The Netherlands is slow in adopting IPv6, in part due to its biggest ISPs KPN and Ziggo, according to a report from the registrar SIDN. The slow adoption poses a threat to the business and innovation climate, as IPv4 addresses are largely used up. 

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Categories: Internet
Companies: KPN / SIDN / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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