IPv4.Global News & Insights

Welcome to the IPv4.Global’s news page, the best place for updated reports and success stories about the IPv4 market. You can learn about our latest analyses, IPv4 transactions, executive leadership changes, and other company bulletins.

For more information, contact Jack Hazan at jhazan@hilcoglobal.com.

ARIN Transfer Fees Rise in 2023

November 17, 2022

ARIN has introduced a new sliding scale for transfer fees, starting in January 2023. ARIN will charge $500 to the source of a transfer and charge recipients on a sliding scale, based on the size of the transferred block. Read more

ARIN 50 News Update

November 1, 2022

ARIN 50 kicked off with a report on the slowing pace of allocations through the IPv4 Waitlist. On average, organizations got just 850 addresses. The total allocated space was less than 60,000 addresses. Read more

RIPE 85 News Update

October 28, 2022

Over 1,000 organizations are each waiting more than 300 days to get a block of just 256 IPv4 addresses – a /24 – in the RIPE region. The RIPE NCC warned that the wait time will soon reach 24 months despite allocating 900 /24s in the last year. Read more

The “Fund Your Future” Program

September 27, 2022

The “Fund Your Future” program focuses on valuing and monetizing IPv4 addresses. It provides information on the value of these assets. U.S. colleges and universities currently have many of these assets, sometimes worth millions of dollars, often barely used. Read more

WWW Day – August 1, 2022

July 29, 2022

Berner-Lee’s “web” wasn’t the internet. That had been around for over 30 years. What his creation added was HTML, the idea of URL addresses and the hypertext transfer protocol (HTTP). Read more

News from RIPE 84

May 26, 2022

RIPE 84 was an interesting event, loaded with opinion and news for the whole networking community. Of special note to those interested in IPv4 conditions and changes in the marketplace, several tidbits came to light. Discover the news here. Read more

IPv4.GLOBAL Awarded a Competitively Solicited Contract with E&I Cooperative Services

April 7, 2022

New Agreement makes IPv4.GLOBAL’s auctions, private sales and leasing services available to E&I Members in Higher Education, K-12, and Healthcare Teaching Institutions across the U.S. Read more