Monitoring IPv6 Services

This section contains some on-line monitoring IPv6-based services. These services are free so you can try them, once the precedent steps (Configuration and Get Connected) have already worked for you.

Service Type: Monitoring
Service Name: Ghost Route Hunter and IPv6 Route Monitoring
Service Provider: SixXS
Service Description: SixXS (Six Access) is a free, non-profit, non-cost service for Local Internet Registries (LIR's). The main target is to create a common portal to help company engineers find their way with IPv6 networks deploying IPv6 to their customers in a rapid and controllable fashion. To reach these targets SixXS provides, among other things, Ghost Route Hunter, an IPv6 route monitoring tool and various other services to help out where needed.
Service Country: Europe and North America
Service URL:
Email Address:

Service Type: Monitoring
Service Name: DNS Checker
Service Provider: Consulintel
Service Description: Among the tests performed with this tool you can find checking for:
  1. authoritative nameserver for your zone, ensuring you will be able to use your domain from outside your network.
  2. correct list of secondary nameservers, so that if your primary nameserver is temporarily unreachable, you will still be visible on the internet;
  3. check for mail delivery, so that you don't become the prey of spammers and become blacklisted

Service Country: SPAIN
Service URL:

Service Type: Monitoring
Service Name: Path Visualization
Service Provider: RIPE
Service Description: BGPlay is an application which displays animated graphs of the routing activity of a certain prefix within a specified time interval.
Service Country: Global
Service URL:

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