|Headquarters||Fremont, CA, USA|
|Key people||Mike Leber, founder|
|Services||IP transit, colocation|
As measured by bgp.potaroo.net, Hurricane Electric operates the largest IPv6 transit network globally as measured by the number of networks connected (adjacent). The vast majority of these adjacencies are native IPv6 BGP sessions. This can be determined by viewing Hurricane Electric's BGP sessions via their looking glass at http://lg.he.net.
Hurricane Electric offers a free IPv6 tunnel broker and a free IPv6 certification program. According to Hurricane Electric's self-published statistics, as of June 25, 2012, there are 75,164 tunnels spanning 185 countries via the IPv6 tunnel broker and 5,326 individuals have reached the highest level of the IPv6 certification.
According to Euro-IX, Hurricane Electric connects to the 2nd largest number of Internet exchange points in the world.
- Cherry, Steven (January 27, 2011). "IPv6 is Coming--Just in Time". IEEE Spectrum.
- Geoff Huston. "AS's ordered by AS Adjacency".
- Henderson, Nicole (June 6, 2011). "Hurricane Electric Launches Premium IPv6 Tunnel Broker Service". Web Host Industry Review.
- Deploy360 Programme. "Training: Hurricane Electric Free IPv6 Certification". Internet Society (ISOC). Retrieved 21 June 2012. "Hurricane Electric offers a series of free IPv6 “certification exams” aimed at helping you demonstrate your familiarity with IPv6 concepts and your ability to correctly configure IPv6 systems. Registration is free."
- "Tunnels By Country". Hurricane Electric. Retrieved 26 June 2012.
- "IPv6 Sages by Region". Hurricane Electric. Retrieved 26 June 2012.
- "ASNs present at 10 or more IXPs". euro-ix.net.
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