Author name: Dewang Goyal

Dewang Goyal, Director at Alpha Infolab, focuses on the company’s IPv4 business through He specializes in sourcing unused IPv4 addresses for various companies, including ISPs, telecom companies, and Fortune 500 firms. With a background in computer networks and data center management, coupled with a degree in Computer Science and a CCNA certification, Dewang brings a wealth of knowledge to his role.

IPv4 Transfer Stats – March 2024

In March, the number of IPv4 transfers increased compared to February. RIPE completed the highest number of transfers (657), followed by ARIN (480), APNIC (104) and LACNIC (10). Let’s take a closer look at what happened with each RIR: RIPE slightly decreased, with 657 transfers in March down from 714 in February. ARIN  had an increase in total transfers, with.

IPv4’s Time is Up… Or Is It?

With the Czech government's recent resolution to discontinue IPv4 in favor of IPv6 for state-provided web services, a significant question arises: Are we witnessing the end of IPv4? The truth is nuanced. While this move by the Czech government, as reported by CZ.NIC and echoed by discussions in the APNIC community, highlights a robust push towards IPv6, it does not.

IPv6 is more compatible to mobile networks than IPv4

Internet technology has rapidly advanced, making it essential to improve IP address systems. IPv6, the sixth version of IP addresses, is the key solution for modern internet needs, especially for mobile networks. In this article, we'll explore how IPv6 offers better compatibility with mobile networks compared to IPv4 The Rise of IPv6 in Mobile Technology What are the IPv4 Limitations.

IPv4 Transfer Stats – February 2024

In February, the number of IPv4 transfers increased compared to January. RIPE completed the highest number of transfers (714), followed by ARIN (298), APNIC (133) and LACNIC (14). Here’s a closer look at what happened with each RIR: RIPE had an increase in transfers, with 714 in February as compared to 256 in January. ARIN saw a rise in transfers,.

IPv4 Security: Best Practices and Vulnerabilities

Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4) is the fourth revision of the IP protocol and forms the basis of Internet communication. IP addresses in this scheme are 32 bits long, and the protocol allows for over four billion unique addresses. While IPv4 is the backbone of the Internet, it is not without significant security vulnerabilities. In this article, we will explore.

IPv4 Datagram Header

An IPv4 Datagram Header is a crucial component of the Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4), which is used for routing Internet traffic and other packet-switched layer networks such as Ethernet. The header plays a significant role in ensuring the correct delivery of data across networks by providing essential information about the datagram (packet). Structure of the IPv4 Datagram Header Version.

Alpha Infolab Facilitates IPv4 Address Acquisition for Saudi Arabia’s Visionary City, Neom

Alpha Infolab, Inc. is delighted to announce that the company has played a key role in enabling the procurement of IPv4 addresses for Neom. Neom is a brainchild of Saudi Crown Prince His Royal Highness Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud, which is a ground breaking urban development initiative of the Government of Saudi Arabia. Neom, a pioneering initiative set to.

IPv4 Multicast and Its Uses

Introduction to IPv4 Multicast How IPv4 Multicast Works Uses and Applications of IPv4 Multicast IPv4 Multicast Address Range Allocation and Descriptions IPv4 vs. IPv6 Multicast Addresses: Key Differences and Usage Advantages of IPv4 Multicast Challenges and Considerations Wrapping up Frequently Asked Questions Introduction to IPv4 Multicast The rapid growth of the digital landscape has led to an ever-increasing demand for.

AWS’s new charge for public IPv4 addresses

Starting February 1, 2024, Amazon Web Services (AWS) introduced a new charge for public IPv4 addresses across all its services and regions. The charge is $0.005 per hour, for each public IPv4 address, whether in use or not. This decision reflects the increasing scarcity and rising acquisition costs of IPv4 addresses, aiming to encourage more efficient use and the transition.

The Economics of Internet: Why are IPv4 Addresses Costly?

How is the price of IPv4 addresses determined? Why is there a need for IPv4 addresses when IPv6 addresses are available? Compatibility Issues  Legacy Systems  Migrating to IPv6  Can the cost of IPv4 addresses decrease in the future? What are the alternatives to purchasing expensive IPv4 addresses? IPv4 addresses are limited in number, with a total of approximately 4.3 billion.
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