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Maintaining IPv4 is going to get expensive: expert


Omar said IPv6 is important to the implementation of the Internet of Things (IoT), as many more devices will be needing IP addresses. — AFP Relaxnews

Omar said IPv6 is important to the implementation of the Internet of Things (IoT), as many more devices will be needing IP addresses. — AFP Relaxnews

Companies dependent on the Internet for their businesses shouldn’t wait too long to migrate from IPv4 (Internet Protocal version 4) to IPv6.

Associate Prof Dr Omar Amer Abouabdalla said at the IPv6 Forum Malaysia that the cost of maintaining an IPv4 system is expected to go up significantly by 2018.

Science Technology , IPv4 , IPv6

   

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