The present survey intends to analyse the potential of the new Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) for the Internet of Things. IPv6 has been designed to solve the limitations of IPv4 and to provide an almost unlimited number of Internet (IP) addresses. The survey can be filled in less than 5 minutes and gives you the opportunity to support teh research and to receive the survey results.

* 1. Select the most convenient category describing your employer or the framework of your main activity

* 2. Select one or several sectors of activity corresponding to your employer or to your main activity

* 4. How would you rate the level awareness of IPv6 (from 0 to 10, 0 being not aware at all, and 10 very much aware):

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in the industry?
in the public?

* 5. Could you mention three main benefits brought by IPv6?

* 6. How would you rate the potential impact of IPv6 (from 0 to 10, where 0 is no impact and 10 is very high impact):

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on the Internet of Things?
on the cloud computing?
on web applications?
on interoperability?
on market positioning and competitive advantage for products and services?
on Internet scalability?

* 7. How do you rate the likeliness that IPv6 will be widely adopted (from 0 to 10, 0 being very unlikely and 10 very likely):

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by the Internet of Things industry?
by the Cloud Computing industry?
by the mobile phone industry?

* 9. According to you, what are the 3 main Barriers/challenges to IPv6 adoption?

* 10. How would you rate the importanceof the following features for the market penetration of the Internet of Things (from 0 to 10, 0 being not important at all, 10 very important):

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Cost?
Scalability?
Unique and universal addresses?
Interoperability with other systems?
Remote access?
Use of open standards?
Security?
Data privacy?
Reliability?
Intelligence distribution?
Flexibility and customization?

* 11. Optional fields to receive the survey results:

Thank you for your time!

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