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Aaron Hughes to Speak on IPv6 and the Service Provider at 2012 North American IPv6 Summit

March 21, 2012

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. , Mar. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Network automation pioneer 6connect, announced today Aaron Hughes, President and Chief Technology Officer, will be speaking at the 2012 North American IPv6 Summit, to be held April, 2012 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel Denver, Colorado. Mr. Hughes’ talk Tie Downs, TE and TCAM tuning – IPv6 from an ISPs perspective focuses on the Service Provider and how ISPs can best prepare for the upcoming global network transition from IPv4 to IPv6. The 6connect Internet Protocol Address Management (IPAM) platform simplifies operations, increases security and supports network efficiency.

Where: Grand Hyatt Hotel, 1750 Welton Street, Denver, Colorado
When: Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Time: 9:00 am MDT

“Automation plays a critical role in getting the most out of existing IPv4 space, seeing future IPv6 needs and cleaning up Data. Furthermore, automation simplifies operations, increases security and supports network efficiency – saving time and cutting costs,” said Aaron Hughes, 6connect President and CTO. “We believe that 2012 is the year that there will be a dramatic increase in the use of IPv6. You can expect to see mainstream enterprises and service providers alike turning on, and keeping on, their IPv6 networks.”

The 6connect platform natively supports Internet Protocol Address Management (IPAM) for both IPv4 and IPv6 networks and mechanizes the management of complex IPv6 networks. 6connect simplifies short-term IPv4 management challenges and supports long-term IPv6 operational goals.

About 2012 North American IPv6 summit
The 2012 North American IPv6 summit features experts who share the most current trends, technologies, and strategies for preparing for and making the IPv6 transition. Hosted by the Rocky Mountain IPv6 Task Force (RMv6TF), in conjunction with the other North America Regional IPv6 Task Force, the 2012 North American IPv6 Summit technology conference will be held April 9-11, 2012 at the Grand Hyatt Denver, Colorado. 6connect is a Bronze sponsor of the 2012 conference.

About 6connect
6connect was founded in 2009 to solve the complexity of migrating to and managing IPv6 through network automation tools. The 6connect suite of software tools includes IPv4 management, steps to migrate to IPv6, and ultimately IPv6 deployment and on going automated administration. 6connect is also the only company to have successfully integrated their product into any of the Regional Internet Registries (RIRs). Clients in production with 6connect IP address management, Domain Name Server (DNS) and peering automation tools include Tier-1 Internet Service Providers (ISPs), Global Enterprises, and international organizations. www.6connect.com

SOURCE 6connect

Source: PR Newswire