FastSoft Adds IPv6 Support

Pasadena-based FastSoft, the developer of web acceleration appliances, said today that it has added support for IPv6 traffic with its products. The company, whose products are based on research originally developed at Caltech, said its E Series acceleration appliance now support the IPv6 protocol. FastSoft's appliances are used to speed up streaming video, file downloads, and other website access, using software techniques originally developed for accelerating the next generation Internet2 network.