[AfrICANN-discuss] Internet Evangelist promotes IPv6 to the Web
Lillian O. Sharpley
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Tue Jun 9 20:05:34 SAST 2009
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Latif Ladid Joya Subudhi
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Internet Evangelist promotes IPv6 to the Web World
Tokyo-Luxembourg-Boston June 8, 2009 The IPv6 Forum and its sub-organization, the
IPv6 Ready Logo Committee, today announced the introduction of a new IPv6 Enabled Logo
Program aimed at testing and validating Web sites (WWW) for IPv6 readiness and
This program is a good step in the right direction. IPv6 needs to be integrated in
all web sites states Dr. Vint Cerf, Internet Evangelist, Google & Honorary Chair,
The IPv6 Forum IPv6 Ready Logo program has clearly demonstrated the widespread support
of IPv6 in products. The impressive list of vendors indicates the number of potential
IPv6 users ready to use IPv6 and represents a real incentive for web site owners to
enable IPv6 access for their customers.
The IPv6 Forum has been tracking the adoption of IPv6 by Web sites and recognized the
need for a quality assurance logo program for the Web world. The creation of the new
logo program will support IPv6 deployment on Web sites with the goal of sustaining
quality IPv6 solutions.
The launch of the IPv6 Enabled WWW Logo Program is another strategic milestone that
signals good integration of IPv6 for Web sites must be sustained to build the new
Internet infrastructure states Latif Ladid, IPv6 Forum President.
The Web was the first killer app of the IPv4 Internet and no doubt it will be one of
them for the IPv6 Internet states Yanick Pouffary, NAv6TF Technology Director, IPv6
Forum Fellow and advisor to the IPv6 ready Logo program.
We recognize the fact that the market needs the IPv6 Enabled WWW Logo to accelerate
the introduction of IPv6 technology, states Hiroshi Esaki, Chairman of the IPv6 Logo
Committee, Executive Director of IPv6 Promotion Council Japan and Board member of the
Liu Dong, Chair China IPv6 Council, commented, We deployed this IPv6 logo program to
foster deployment of IPv6 for the Web world and we are looking forward to a positive
For free testing and registering your web site, please visit the IPv6 Enabled WWW Logo
Program website: http://www.ipv6forum.com/ipv6_enabled
About the IPv6 Forum
The IPv6 Forum is a world-wide consortium of leading Internet service vendors,
National Research & Education Networks (NRENs) and international ISPs, with a clear
mission to promote IPv6 by improving market and user awareness, creating a quality and
secure New Generation Internet and allowing world-wide equitable access to knowledge
and technology. The key focus of the IPv6 Forum today is to provide technical guidance
for the deployment of IPv6. IPv6 Summits are organized by the IPv6 Forum and staged in
various locations around the world to provide industry and market with the best
available information on this rapidly advancing technology. www.ipv6forum.org
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