[LINK] Forum on high speed bandwidth in Australia
kauer at biplane.com.au
Thu May 7 16:35:56 AEST 2009
On Thu, 2009-05-07 at 16:20 +1000, Marghanita da Cruz wrote:
> I interpret the sentence as an "IPv7" could support 16 billion IP addresses.
No, it's just poor phrasing. "IPv6, or the next version" means IPv6 IS
the next version.
> > The very large IPv6 address space supports a total of 2128 (about 3.4×1038)
That should read 2^128 and 3.4x10^38 (or the 128 and 38 should be
> this is 252 addresses for every observable star in the known
That sounds low to me. I'll check the reference.
> I would like to understand a bit more about how this stuff
> is Governed.
Start with IANA. http://www.iana.org/numbers
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