340 trillion trillion trillion

At Broadcast Projects we cannot even count that high, but that´s the apparent number of new IP addresses that have been created as a result of the new internet protocol IPV6. Certain regions of the world ran out of IPV4 addresses last year, and others will run out in a few more. Organized by the Internet Society, and building on the successful one-day World IPv6 Day event held on 8 June 2011, World IPv6 Launch represents a major milestone in the global deployment of IPv6.  As the successor to the current Internet Protocol, IPv4, IPv6 is critical to the Internet’s continued growth as a platform for innovation and economic development. The full infographic, which explains what the problem is and how IPV6 solves it,  can be downloaded here.