March 23, 2007 04:49 ET

Innofone Kicks Off IPv6 Summits for Military and Business Professionals Preparing to Transition to Internet Protocol Version 6

SANTA MONICA, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 23, 2007 -- IPv6 Summit, Inc., a subsidiary of, Inc. (OTCBB: IMEN), a leader in developing products and services for the New Internet (IPv6), today announced that its upcoming dual conference in Reston, VA (March 26-29) will reveal the status of major US government and commercial IPv6 programs -- as well as the state-of-the-art of IPv6 in the international high-tech community.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) is a massive upgrade to the existing 30-year old basic Internet protocol, which has been mandated by the US and other governments because of its dramatic advantages in security, mobility, interoperability and multimedia transmission.

"We are glad to see the level of participation by the global high-tech community," said Alex Lightman, CEO of "We believe it will be the interaction of the business, scientific and entertainment communities in the US with their counterparts in Asia and Europe that will advance IPv6 to its full potential for mass markets. It is important to get a global overview of a technology that will touch the lives of all of us. Whereas small technical conferences on IPv6 are necessary and valuable, it is at a large scale international conference such as this that you really get the full impact of how IPv6 is evolving -- and how to best profit from it." Specific new business areas that will be addressed at the conference include improved TV-over-Internet, m-Commerce, electronic notarization and information assurance, new types of videogames, interoperable communications for homeland and military defense, eLearning and many others.

Eminent international leaders from the major telecom companies, the US military and Intelligence Community, the US Congress and other governmental bodies, from the European Union and major Asian power houses such as Japan and South Korea. will discuss the many opportunities arising from IPv6 -- opportunities that can lead to innovation and millions of jobs (a full list of speakers is available on the website, This dual event features presentations centered on the US (during the US IPv6 Summit) and globally (during the Coalition Summit for IPv6); both events are included in the same admission price, and are located in the same convenient venue, the Hyatt Reston, near the Dulles International Airport and Washington, DC.

The conference is sponsored by Cisco, OpNet, Foundry Networks, Infoblox, Hexago, AT&T, Lumeta, Alcatel-Lucent, Mu Security, Global Crossing, Verizon, Green Hills, NTT, Blue Cat, Digital Presence and Innofone Labs, and is also endorsed by Microsoft, the Interactive Television Alliance, Visual Link, World Airways and MIT (the complete list is at The Coalition Summit for IPv6 is also sponsored by The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).

To learn more about IPv6, at (310) 587-3417 or

About, Inc.:, Inc. (OTCBB: IMEN), with its wholly owned subsidiary, IPv6 Summit, Inc., is currently the only US public company to focus on Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6). offers a broad range of products related to IPv6 for government and commercial customers, organizes world- class conferences, and offers training, testing and consulting services. For more information, see and

IPv6, also known as The New Internet, is a major upgrade to the existing Internet (Internet Protocol version 4, in service since 1973), and offers always-on security, high-quality TV-over-Internet and other important new features that will profoundly influence a broad range of consumer, commercial and military systems. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) recently mandated IPv6 for use by the US Federal Government, joining the US Department of Defense, which has already started transitioning to the new format.


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