Infoblox Inc. has announced that the companyâ€s resident IPv6 expert, Infoblox
Vice President of Architecture and Technology, Cricket Liu, will host a
live webcast Tuesday, June 7, 2011 on IPv6 readiness.
Your Network for IPv6 with Expert Cricket Liuâ€ will be broadcast
twice â€“ 6:30
a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (12:30 p.m. CET) and 12:30
p.m. EDT (9:30 a.m. PDT). There will be more than 28 in-person
viewing parties hosted in major metropolises around the world, ranging
from Chicago and Washington DC in North America to London, Stockholm,
Brussels, Abu Dhabi and Johannesburg in Europe, the Middle East and
Registered attendees will learn about:
IPv6 address assignment with SLAAC and DHCPv6
Setting up forward- and reverse-mapping with AAAA and PTR records
Running name servers over IPv6
Registering and delegating to IPv6
Special considerations and â€ݜgotchasâ€
DNS64 and NAT64
Cricket Liu commented: â€ݜ2011 is the year that IPv6 really matters! Even
if you donâ€t deploy it immediately, you should begin planning for IPv6,
including making sure your infrastructure and your ISP can support it.
Iâ€ٙm so pleased to see that we already have thousands registered for this
event, demonstrating that organizations are clearly interested in
educating themselves about what is at risk and involved with the
imminent transition to IPv6.â€
For more information and to register for the event, visit: http://www.infoblox.com/en/news/events/cricket-liu-live.html
Infoblox Offers Keys to Successful IPv6 Transition
The transition to IPv6 is challenging; however, if executed through
proper planning and leveraging tools with built-in automation, it can be
achieved successfully and risks can be minimized. As the premier DNS and
IP address management solution provider, Infoblox has pioneered the
development of IPv6-ready solutions that provide the automation,
visibility, intelligence and management needed for a successful IPv4 to
Critical Infoblox IPv6 capabilities include AAAA records for DNS
resolution, dual stack IPv4 and IPv6 IP address management from a single
interface, task delegation and automation for complex addressing tasks,
IP discovery and network inventory for IPv6 address planning, automated
IPv6 network change and configuration management to ensure IPv6 network
is secure and compliant, and more.
For more information about Infoblox IPv6-ready products, visit: http://www.infoblox.com/en/products.html.
Additional IPv6 Resources Help Manage Transition
: Links to several practical IPv6 tools and a fun
: Cricket Liu offers clear and concise definitions and
suggestions for jumpstarting your IPv6 initiatives.
: Details of Infoblox IPv6 ready solutions.
Deadly IPv6 Transition Traps Whitepaper
: Outlines the mistakes to
avoid throughout an IPv6 transition.
Infoblox is an industry leading developer of network infrastructure
automation and control solutions. Infobloxâ€ݙs unique technologies,
including the Infoblox
GridâĢâ€”a real-time, data distribution technologyâ€”increase network
availability and control, while automating time-consuming manual tasks
associated with network infrastructure services like domain
name resolution (DNS),
address management (IPAM),
change and configuration management (NCCM)
and network discovery, among others. Infoblox solutions are used by over
4,750 organizations worldwide, including more than one third of the
Fortune 500. The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif., and
operates in more than 30 countries.