Category Archives: IPv6

NOCtools – A Mixed Bag of Tools and Utilities for NOC Engineers

Last week we introduced OSS_SNMP, a PHP library for performed SNMP queries. Today, we are introducing NOCtools which uses this library to provide a number of useful tools including:  CDP Neighbours: for a given CDP enabled device, display its CDP neighbours … Continue reading

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Engineers Ireland – IPv6 Presentation

On behalf of our customer INEX, I (Barry O’Donovan) recently gave an overview presentation on IPv6 to the computing division of Engineers Ireland. A PDF copy of the slides can be download here (and the original PPTX here). Like this:Like … Continue reading

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We’re IPv6 Ready! Are you?

Open Solutions has been certified by INEX to their Platinum standard. This means both our website and our DNS name servers are IPv6 enabled. We should of course disclose that not only do we contract services to INEX, we also … Continue reading

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IANA IPv4 Free Pool Exhausted

The IANA IPv4 free pool was exhausted today, 3 February 2011. Each of the Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) has now received one of the final five /8s. Continue reading

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We’re IPv6 Ready – Finally!

HE’s Director of IPv6 Strategy gave spoke on the current state of IPv6 at the INEX Members’ Meeting. During this talk that I decided that it was time to get the finger out and sort out our own IPv6 network.
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