By Alan BreznickCHICAGO — Top cable operators, programmers, tech vendors and consumer electronics retailers are expressing great satisfaction and relief after last week’s global test of the Internet's next-generation protocol, Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6), went off with surprisingly few hitches.Speaking here on a special Cable Show forum on IPv6, cable and CE executives said World IPv6 Day caused few user problems during a 24-hour period that spanned June 7 and 8 in North America. They also reported that IPv6 traffic surged on the world’s networks that day and, while still at relatively low levels, has continued to remain well above its...
Cable Show 2011: So far, so smooth for cable ISPs’ IPv6 testing
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