[arin-ppml] IPV6, Not yet (OT)
owen at delong.com
Thu Apr 14 14:23:08 EDT 2011
Thanks for naming the vendor. I think at this point in the game that does more good than politely removing their names from public emails of this nature.
For more information on products and their state of IPv6 readiness, people can also refer to the ARIN IPv6 Wiki. If you haven't already put something about this product there, please do.
The URL is http://www.getipv6.info
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On Apr 14, 2011, at 1:26 PM, "Larry Ash" <lar at mwtcorp.net> wrote:
> "Aaron Wendel" <aaron at wholesaleinternet.net> wrote:
>> I don't understand why people feel it necessary not to shame these vendors in public. I would like to remove them from my list as well.
> I was very conflicted about naming the vendor and just before sending I removed their name.
> It felt petty when I read it the last time.
> It is Transition Networks.
> I'll bet there are others too.
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>> -----Original message-----
>> From: Larry Ash <lar at mwtcorp.net>
>> To: arin-ppml at arin.net
>> Sent: Thu, Apr 14, 2011 16:31:25 GMT+00:00
>> Subject: [arin-ppml] IPV6, Not yet (OT)
>> Sorry for the distraction,
>> I send this along only to remind those of us that maintain IPV4 will die shortly,
>> Before purchasing switching equipment for the customer edge on a metro-ethernet
>> deployment I questioned the manufacturer about IPV6 and here was the reply.
>> The information I received from the Product Management team is that IPV6 is
>> not on the road map for this product at this time. If you need any other
>> assistance please contact us.
>> This is a fairly new product that has a lot of sexy features many of which
>> rely on layer3 yet the manufacturer is not even planning IPV6. I did inform
>> them that I am removing them from any consideration for any of their products.
>> The word is still not getting to management in a meaningful way.
>> Larry Ash
>> Network Administrator
>> Mountain West Telephone
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