Banks risk exclusion from 4IR over low IPv6 adoption
As Nigeria is aiming to remain competitive in the emerging fourth industrial revolution, experts have identified slow adoption of internet protocol version six (IPv6) by mobile operators as a hindrance to achieving this objective.
Nigeria risks poor Internet connectivity over slow IPv6 migration
The slow adoption of Internet Protocol Version Six (IPv6) in Nigeria and other parts of Africa may impact negatively on the quality of service offered in the region.
Nigeria matches slowly to IPv6 visibility on internet
Nigeria has made marginal progress in her journey to Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) visibility on the internet, Nigeria CommunicationsWeek has learnt. Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) is the latest version of the Internet Protocol (IP), the communications protocol that provides an identification and location system for computers on networks and routes traffic across the…
Telcos, ISPs frustrating IPv6 adoption by networks
There are indications that telecommunications operators and traditional internet service providers (ISPs) in the country are frustrating adoption of Internet Protocol version six (IPv6) by other networks, Nigeria CommunicationsWeek has learnt. IPv6 is touted as the latest level of the Internet Protocol (IP) and is now included as part of IP support in many products…
AFRINIC-27: IPV6 migration now requires legislation
African Governments have been advised to seek legislative means to ensure swift compliance to internet protocol version six (IPV6) migrations by critical industries such as telecommunications, and original equipment manufacturers.
IPV6 Council Nigeria @ Internet solutions harps on early migration
Internet Protocol Version Six (IPv6) Council in Nigeria has harped on the need for early migration and adoption, as part of its mandate and effort in creating awareness among service providers in the nation Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector.
‘IPv6 migration can boost Nigeria’s competitiveness’
With Internet Protocol version Four (IPV4) running out and possible Internet blockade looming, especially in Nigeria due to low preparation and awareness, individuals and business organiations...
NiRA, centre sign MoU to develop latest Internet protocol for growth
In efforts to increase the adoption of IPv6 in the country, the Nigeria Internet Registration Agency (NiRA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the African Network Information Centre (AFRINIC)....
Council identifies challenges limiting Nigeria’s migration to IPv6
The Internet Protocol version Six (IPv6) Council Nigeria, has stressed the need for speedy adoption of the protocol in the country.The council, which identified lack of the required technical skills, core, metro and edge equipment compatibility issues, lack of IPv6 upstream service providers....
Networks risk compatibility issues as Ipv$ Runs dry
Networks that are not available on both IPv4 and IPv6 risk experiencing compatibility issues when all global networks have fully migrated to IPv6.According to Mohammed Rudman, chairman, IPv6 Council Nigeria, ‘ IPv4 and IPv6 are not directly compatible.
Nigeria drops in IPv6 visibility on internet
Nigeria has dropped in the ranking of telecommunications networks that are currently using internet protocol version 6 (IPv6), the latest communications protocol, compared to last year’s ranking, Nigeria CommunicationsWeek has learnt.