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2015 North American IPv6 Summit Review

This week was the 2015 North American IPv6 Summit in Denver, Colorado put on by the Rocky Mountain IPv6 Task Force (RMv6TF).  This is the eighth annual IPv6 event in Denver.  This year’s event provided a fun way to learn about the latest in IPv6 deployment information and offered a great environment to collaborate and meet others who share a common interest in IPv6.

Improving E-Mail Security with DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM)

Today, enterprises have a heightened awareness of their network security measures and are concerned about the cyber threats to their organization.  With the emphasis on Internet security due to recent highly publicized corporate security breaches, enterprises are re-evaluating their security measures and increasing their funding of IT security initiatives.  Security practitioners applaud organizations that are striving for a higher level of protection and not just trying to achieve the minimum level of protection based on compliance-driven, check-box security.  Reactive spend

DHCPv6 and the Trouble with MAC Addresses (Part 1 of 2)

DHCP in IPv4 has a taken-for-granted characteristic that provides it with powerful management flexibility: If you pull apart a DHCP header you find the MAC address of the host that originated the packet.  

This provides unambiguous identification of a host machine (or, more accurately, a particular interface on a host machine) and has been used for years in network operations to help facilitate everything from configuring fixed addresses in DHCP to provisioning processes, asset tracking, security policy enforcement. 

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2015 North American IPv6 Summit Review

Posted by Scott Hogg

Posted: April 27, 2015 - 12:56:02 PM

This week was the 2015 North American IPv6 Summit in Denver, Colorado put on by the Rocky Mountain IPv6 Task Force (RMv6TF).  This is the eighth annual IPv6 event in Denver

Momentum Is A key Ingredient

Posted by eric stieg

Posted: April 13, 2015 - 09:58:20 AM

Last week, we announced that your community will be receiving a major update in the coming weeks and months.  We have received a terrific response  from fellow community members about "keys to success" and what you would like.  Please keep the suggestions rolling in!

Improving E-Mail Security with DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM)

Posted by Scott Hogg

Posted: April 09, 2015 - 08:38:14 AM

Today, enterprises have a heightened awareness of their network security measures and are concerned about the cyber threats to their organization.  With the emphasis on Internet security due to recent highly publicized corporate security breaches, enterprises are re-evaluating their security

Integrating Infoblox IPAM with vRealize Automation - Part 1

Posted by eric stieg

Posted: April 07, 2015 - 10:44:29 AM

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DHCPv6 and the Trouble with MAC Addresses (Part 1 of 2)

Posted by Tom Coffeen

Posted: April 02, 2015 - 02:16:36 PM

DHCP in IPv4 has a taken-for-granted characteristic that provides it with powerful management flexibility: If you pull apart a DHCP header you find the MAC address of the host that originated the packet.