Understanding IPv6, 3rd Edition has been published!

I recently heard from Joe Davies that the 3rd edition of his Understanding IPv6 book is available!     This edition builds on the treasure trove of information found in Understanding IPv6, 2nd Edition, which included updates for Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008. Understanding IPv6, 3rd Edition also adds details for Windows 8, Windows… Read more

New Networking-related articles for the week of May 15 – May 21

I have three new networking-related articles to share with you this week: 2533454 Resolving Internet connectivity issues on World IPv6 Day (June 8, 2011) 2550576 STOP 0xC4 may occur in tcpipreg.sys following a reboot after Driver Verifier is enabled on Windows 7 SP1 or Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 2551021 Initiating a TCP session with… Read more

World IPv6 Day and Windows

Christopher Palmer has written a post describing Microsoft’s participation in World IPv6 Day on June 8, 2011. He also has some great introductory information on IPv6 and what differentiates it from IPv4. On World IPv6 Day, a number of companies will enable IPv6 on some of their Internet properties in addition to IPv4 to allow… Read more

Interested in learning about IPv6 behavior in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2?

Joe Davies has published a new Test Lab Guide (TLG) that may be of interest to a number of you. TLGs walk you through the creation of a test lab to demonstrate various technologies. Learn more about TLGs and how to get started with them here. Read more about the new IPv6 Test Lab Guide… Read more

New Networking-related articles for the week of October 10 – October 16

The drought appears to be over! I have quite a number of new networking-related articles to share with you this week: 2248145 IPsec connection in the IKEv1 tunnel mode fails from a computer that is running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 2353808 The WINS replication operation fails on a failover cluster node that… Read more

New Networking-related KB articles for the week of May 2 – May 8

We have a couple of new networking-related Knowledge Base articles to share this week: 979230 TCP connections fail intermittently when both endpoints are on the same computer in Windows Server 2003 SP2 978309 IPv6 transition technologies, such as ISATAP, 6to4 and Teredo do not work on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 R2… Read more

New Networking-related KB articles for the week of April 11 – April 17

After a couple weeks with no new networking-related Knowledge Base articles, the floodgates have opened once again! On a related note, I am considering reducing the frequency of this post to twice monthly to avoid creating blog posts to let you know we have no new KB articles for a given week. Feel free to… Read more

New Networking-related KB articles for the week of February 7 – February 13

We have had a couple of lean weeks recently with very few new KB articles to report, but that is certainly not the case this time around! Here are the latest networking-related KB articles: 979554 The creator of an SNMP trap notification cannot be identified in Windows Server 2003 978972 Stop error message when you… Read more