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World IPv6 Launch day
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World IPv6 Launch – this time it’s for real

Tomorrow, June 6, is World IPv6 Launch day - the date at which the internet's biggest vested participants have agreed to permanently enable IPv6 on their products and services to ensure the internet's "continued growth as a platform for innovation and economic development".
June 6, 2012 marks the beginning of the switchover to IPv6
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IPv6 world launch date set for June

Building on the success of last summer's World IPv6 Day - when the world's largest internet companies took the next-generation internet protocol for a 24-hour test-drive - the Internet Society has scheduled its official, co-ordinated launch for June 6, 2012.
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IPv6, Ireland, and the future of the internet

A lot of debate has been circulating in recent months about the subject of IPv6 and how it will be the saviour of the internet as we know it. In this article we try to explain what exactly IPv6 is, why it’s so important for the continued success of the internet, and how prepared Ireland is for its imminent deployment.