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IPv6 is great, says Facebook. For us. And for you a bit, too

Charlie Clark Silver badge
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Moar performance

I suspect that Facebook is seeing high latency particularly in Asia where multi-layered NAT is common and use on mobile devices, where latency matters more, is predominant. Switching to IPv6 should be a no-brainer.

The real win, however, will be with HTTP/2 over IPv6.

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