Get Paid to Participate - up to $1 per post!     Twitter     Facebook
Hosting Discussion
 

Hosting Discussion > HostingDiscussion Community > General Discussion > The internet ran out of IP addresses on 1st July, 2015 (IPv4)
forgot password?



FORUM SUPPORTERS:

Reply


Old
  Post #1 (permalink)   06-27-2018, 06:35 AM
HD Newbie
 
Join Date: Jun 2018
Posts: 13

Status: JackThomas is offline
I read today in Internet Facts that "The internet ran out of IP addresses on 1st July, 2015 (IPv4)"

How true is this? And if IP addresses (IPv4) are not there, how new IP's are assigned?

Can someone elaborate on this.
 
 
 


Old
  Post #2 (permalink)   06-27-2018, 04:59 PM
HD Master
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: India
Posts: 378
Send a message via Skype™ to 24x7server

Status: 24x7server is offline
Have you checked this Wiki link:- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPv4_address_exhaustion
__________________
www.24x7servermanagement.com
Server Management, Server Security, Server Monitoring.
Network Monitoring Team !! Skype: techs24x7
 
 
 
The Following User Says Thank You to 24x7server For This Useful Post:
JackThomas (06-28-2018)


Old
  Post #3 (permalink)   06-28-2018, 08:57 AM
HD Master
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: Omaha, Nebraska
Posts: 250

Status: bigredseo is offline
Yeah, it's not so much that it ran out, and really the issue had been going on for many many years - but there are still plenty of IPv4's that you can get. They've been bookmarked/flagged and owned/purchased by various ISPs. We had more than 2,000 IPs in our pool and when a user canceled, we recycled the IP.

So, while many places are using the IPv6 these days, there's still plenty of IPv4's to be found and used.
__________________
Conor Treacy
Big Red SEO - Omaha, NE
ConorTreacy.com <- That's Me! ;)
 
 
 


Old
  Post #4 (permalink)   06-28-2018, 09:51 AM
HD Wizard
 
easyhostmedia's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Northumberland, UK
Posts: 5,608
Send a message via MSN to easyhostmedia

Status: easyhostmedia is offline
This is one of the main reasons Server Name Indication (SNI) came about, so it did away with the need to have a single dedicated IP (IPv4) for every SSL certificate issued.
__________________
Terry Robertson - CEO The Easyhost Media Group
PowerSSL - - We Secure your World
The Scamlist Forum - Fighting against scammers
 
 
 


Old
  Post #5 (permalink)   07-21-2018, 01:03 AM
HD Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2018
Posts: 33

Status: Hostfinch is offline
IPV4 will soon get depleted because there are fewer than 4.3 billion addresses available.
 
 
 
Reply

Thread Tools

New Post New Post   Old Post Old Post
Posting Rules:
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On
Sponsored By: