The Hidden Standards War: Economic Factors Affecting IPv6 Deployment

Title: The Hidden Standards War: Economic Factors Affecting IPv6 Deployment
Format: Internet Publication
Publication Date: February 2019
Published In: Internet Governance Project
Description:

This report, commissioned by ICANN's Office of the Chief Technology Officer, examines the economic incentives affecting the competition between IPv4 and IPv6, two incompatible versions of Internet protocol. It examines quantitative data about current levels and patterns of IPv6 adoption and tries to predict an equilibrium. 

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Related Departments:
  • School of Public Policy