Mar 252014


By September 30, 2014, agencies need to update their public networks to Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) to comply with Office of Management and Budget (OMB) guidance.

GSA has made available a comprehensive IPv6 SOW Template [DOC, 1.25MB] for agencies to use at no-cost to help achieve a smooth and well-planned transition. GSA encourages each agency to access, customize and leverage the IPv6 SOW for its own needs.

via Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6).

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Mar 032014

Educational and interesting viewer of how big various elements in our universe are compared to one another.  By Lucky Tran at…

Recently, NASA scientists combined data from the Spitzer and Hubble Space Telescopes to discover the most distant galaxy known to date. The galaxy, named Abell2744 Y1, was formed around 13.2 billion years ago when the universe was extremely young. As the universe is expanding, Abell2744 Y1 is currently closer to 40 billion light years away from us, an astounding distance.

via Experience Just How Big the Universe is, in One Mind-Blowing Interactive – PolicyMic.

 Posted by at 7:49 pm