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AFRINICAfrican Network Information Centre (Internet consortium)
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While AfriNIC has been offering IPv6 training for the last four years, it has been hard for operators to see the business value of deploying IPv6 and the continuing availability of IPv4 has allowed some providers to wait until addresses based on the older technology are depleted.
Africa is has extensive infrastructure but we can not lower costs if we keep buying transit links instead of exchanging content locally," said Adiel Akplogan, AfriNIC CEO, speaking at the opening ceremony of the peering forum last week.
When segmented by RIR region: 63% are from RIPE, 22% are from ARIN, 11% are from APNIC, 2% are from LACNIC and 1% are from AfriNIC.
Number Resource Organization (NRO) (comprising ARIN, APNIC, AfriNIC, LACNIC, and RIPE NCC)
SEOUL, South Korea -- The Number Resource Organization (NRO), which is made up of the world's five Regional Internet Registries (RIRs), AfriNIC, APNIC, ARIN, LACNIC and the RIPE NCC, today issues an appeal for investment in Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) infrastructure.
These organisations include: APNIC, ARIN, AfriNIC, LACNIC, CEN, 3GPP, 3GPP2, ETSI, ICANN, IEC, IETF, Internet Society, Internet2,RIPE NCC, TIA, W3C.