Follow Slashdot stories on Twitter

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
The Internet

Submission + - UK ISP PlusNet Tests IP Address Sharing (techweekeurope.co.uk)

judgecorp writes: "Faced with the shortage of IPv4 addresses and the failure of IPv6 to take off, British ISP PlusNet is testing carrier-grade network address translation CG-NAT, where potentially all the ISP's customers could be sharing one IP address, through a gateway. The move is controversial as it could make some Internet services fail, but PlusNet says it is inevitable, and only a test at this stage."
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

UK ISP PlusNet Tests IP Address Sharing

Comments Filter:

Stinginess with privileges is kindness in disguise. -- Guide to VAX/VMS Security, Sep. 1984

Working...