Reply to post: Re: We didn't run out of ipv4

IPv6 now faster than IPv4 when visiting 20% of top websites – and just as fast for the rest

ZeroSum

Re: We didn't run out of ipv4

> Your toaster is going to talk back to LG corporate headquarters

For there to be more than 3.5 billion internet connections in the world that don't sit behind a NAT the larger address space of IPv6 is needed.

The important scaling with IPv6 is not the number of devices sitting on a customer home LAN. It is the number of possible customer LANs that don't have the restrictions of NAT.

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