CNLABS launches IPv6 surveillance portal for India

BANGALORE from India, December 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – CNLABS, an IPv6 Forum-approved lab, today announced the launch of a monitoring portal to measure the adoption of IPv6-enabled Internet services in India. The website provides analysis of IPv6 deployments of Web, Mail, DNS, and DNS-SEC services for government, industry, and academia. As a founding member and knowledge partner of the Bharat IPv6 Forum, the goal of CNLABS is to provide the Indian IPv6 ecosystem with an independent assessment of the adoption of IPv6 in the country.

IPv6 information for about 2000 Indian websites and a comparison of IPv6 vs IPv4 internet services in India is available today. The IPv6 monitoring portal is updated daily to provide continuous metrics. Built using NIST’s Deployment Monitor and IPv6 test system, it uses the same methodology and sampling techniques for the estimates.

“I’m happy to see a tool focused on adopting v6 content and services for websites in India. Because India As the world leader in total number of IPv6 users, it is essential to have the visibility necessary to monitor the progress of v6-based Internet services, ”said Latif Ladid, senior researcher at the University of Luxembourg, and president of the IPv6 Forum. “Similar to other geographies like US, EU, Thailand to name a few, India can now monitor their own progress towards adopting v6. “

“As India celebrates its Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav (75 years of independence), this adoption monitoring tool is a further step towards achieving Atma-Nirbhar Connected Bharat in telecommunications by measuring the adoption of v6 in India. It will also provide crucial data needed to build the capacity of india own IPv6 root server, which is one of the main objectives of the Bharat IPv6 Forum, ”said Satya N Gupta, president of the Bharat IPv6 Forum.

” The India CNLABS ‘IPv6 Monitoring Portal can be used by government agencies, regulators, industry, and academia to monitor v6 adoption and take the necessary steps to transition to the IPv6-only internet, such as prescribes the DoT in its national IPv6 deployment roadmap. Noted Krishna Kumar Lahoti, responsible for testing and certification at CNLABS and passionate about IPv6.

About CNLabs
CNLABS, an IPv6 Forum Approved Lab, is an independent, vendor-independent testing facility providing industry certifications, regulatory, interoperability, and third-party testing for product vendors, companies, and vendors. Services. The laboratory is designated by the Telecommunication Engineering Center (TEC), accredited by the National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) and meets the globally recognized standard ISO / IEC 17025: 2017 for electronic laboratories, which guarantees quality and the competence of the laboratory. , personnel and test results.

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