IPV4 PRICING INFLUENCERS

What is the foremost vital factor influencing IPv4 price when buying IPv4 Block? Nobody really knows the answer to this question, there is no single correct answer here. In fact, the average price that IPv4 Block Seller has in mind could be considered to be the price. This is regardless …

IPV4 DEPLETION TODAY

Are we facing IPv4 depletion? Did we run out of IPv4 addresses? The central pool of available IPv4 (Internet Protocol Version 4) addresses by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) is lowering or depleting. When you look at the IPv4 exhaustion details, the majority of the 4.29 billion IP addresses …

HOW TO BUY IPV4 ADDRESS SPACE?

In general, IPv4 addresses are available via Regional Internet Registries (RIRs), such as the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN). There was a shortage of IPv4 space by 2001, and in 2015 ARIN announced that they would no longer grant free space. If customers meet very specific requirements, ARIN will …

HOW TO FIND UNUSED IPV4 ADDRESSES

Why should it matter that there is still unused IP address from internet version 4 when IPv6 is available? Especially when IPv6 will run off a 128-bit system and essentially is believed to never run out of space. It’s simple; it’s not as easy to move to IPv6 as turning a switch. It is difficult and takes time and is expensive. Many companies …

FOUR THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE IPV4 ADDRESS MARKET

Technology has a way of becoming obsolete quickly. When that happens, old technology is quickly replaced by new, more advanced technologies. For some reason, however, this has failed to happen with IP addresses. Old-style IPv4 addresses, the forerunners of the new IPv6 addresses, are as popular as ever. While IPv6 …

WHY BROKERS ARE IMPORTANT IN THE IPV4 ADDRESS MARKET

Many are not always aware of the significance of IP address block brokers in the market  and how they generate value.  While chatting with a person I met at a recent major network technology conference, he expressed his concerns that the presence of brokers in the market was resulting in higher prices for addresses. His point of view was understandable and is shared by others but it …