Articles By Carolyn Duffy Marsan

‘IPv6 brokenness’ problem appears fixed

‘IPv6 brokenness’ problem appears fixed

QUEBEC CITY  -- The Internet's biggest content providers -- including Yahoo, Facebook and Google -- are reporting a significant decline in...

July 27th, 2011 Carolyn Duffy Marsan
2011 brings fewer layoffs for U.S. high-tech workers

2011 brings fewer layoffs for U.S. high-tech workers

Here's a rare bit of good news for the U.S. economy: Fewer high-tech workers are being laid off in 2011...

July 7th, 2011 Carolyn Duffy Marsan
Google, Facebook promise new IPv6 services after trial

Google, Facebook promise new IPv6 services after trial

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- One day after completing a successful 24-hour trial of IPv6, Facebook, Google and Yahoo said at a...

June 9th, 2011 Carolyn Duffy Marsan
No news is good news on World IPv6 Day

No news is good news on World IPv6 Day

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. - World IPv6 Day, a 24-hour trial of next-generation Internet services, is going as smoothly as participating websites had...

June 8th, 2011 Carolyn Duffy Marsan
Can’t reach your favorite site? IPv6 may be to blame

Can’t reach your favorite site? IPv6 may be to blame

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- A small number of Internet users will experience delays or time-outs today as they attempt to visit Facebook,...

June 8th, 2011 Carolyn Duffy Marsan
What if IPv6 fails to catch on?

What if IPv6 fails to catch on?

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- During the past six months, the Internet engineering community has undertaken an unprecedented effort to promote IPv6 as...

May 23rd, 2011 Carolyn Duffy Marsan
Tighter security available to .com sites with upgrade

Tighter security available to .com sites with upgrade

VeriSign has added an extra layer of security to the Internet's .com domain, but e-retailers, banks and other Web site operators will...

April 1st, 2011 Carolyn Duffy Marsan
The six biggest misconceptions about IPv6

The six biggest misconceptions about IPv6

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- For 15 years, Internet engineers and policymakers have been publicizing the need to upgrade the 'Net's current...

February 24th, 2011 Carolyn Duffy Marsan
How IT pros cheat on certification exams

How IT pros cheat on certification exams

Incidents of cheating on IT certifications are on the rise, a trend that experts say is an outward sign of...

February 17th, 2011 Carolyn Duffy Marsan
Yahoo IPv6 upgrade could shut out one million users

Yahoo IPv6 upgrade could shut out one million users

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Yahoo is forging ahead with a move to IPv6 on its main Web site by year-end despite...

January 19th, 2011 Carolyn Duffy Marsan