[India] Global Summit on IPv6 in Bangalore

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  • Subject: [India] Global Summit on IPv6 in Bangalore
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  • Date: Sat, 30 Dec 2000 01:53:32 +0500
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      HP to host the Global Summit on the next Generation Internet
      New Delhi, December 28, 2000
      India's first Global Summit on IPv6 will be held from January 3-5,
      2001 in Bangalore. Experts and Delegates from leading international 
      IT companies will be addressing the summit. This will replace the
      prevailing IPv4 version of Internet protocol. The summit is being
      hosted by Hewlett Packard's India Software Operations(HP ISO) and
      marks the launch of Ipv6 forum in India.
      The Summit will be presided over by distinguished experts such as Mr.
      Latif Ladid, President, IPv6 Forum and Vice President, Ericsson
      Telebit A/S, Dr. Satya Rao, Director, Telscom AG, Mr. Madhu Thiyakkat
      General Manger- Hewlett Packard, Dr. Sadagopan, Director IIIT,
      Bangalore, Mr.Gopi Garge, ERNET, IISc, Kumar Sivarajan, Chief
      Technology Officer, Tejas Networks and Mr. H Krishnamurthy, SERC,
      IISc, who will highlight  the advantages of the IPV6 over IPv4,  such
      as security, privacy and Quality of Service for the Internet
      Development issues on various platforms, deployment issues like
      interoperability, scalability and implementation of IPv6 on various
      platforms -- HP-UX, Solaris, FreeBSD and Linux and also a practical
      IPv6 solutions demonstration are addressed during the Global Summit.
      "The global Summit will provide the complete foundation for IPv6 in
      India " said Mr. Gopi Garge, ERNET, IISc".  "The aim of the Indian
      forum will be the identification of projects in IPv6, product
      development and promotion of India as a solutions provider, which is a
      huge emerging area." he further added.