Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




37 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 4


Topic # 152309 23-Sep-2014 12:25
Send private message

Hi all,

Is anyone else seeing their external IP address being reset more frequently than normal?

I'm on ADSL, unlimited, Genius Black modem.

IP address would only normally be reset on a modem cycle, or occasionally from upstream. But I've had it reset twice in the last 24 hours... and several times in the last few weeks.

Cheers,

Jeremy.

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic
2502 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 928

Subscriber

  Reply # 1134495 23-Sep-2014 12:28
Send private message




Windows 7 x64 // i5-3570K // 16GB DDR3-1600 // GTX660Ti 2GB // Samsung 830 120GB SSD // OCZ Agility4 120GB SSD // Samsung U28D590D @ 3840x2160 & Asus PB278Q @ 2560x1440
Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900I w/Spark

1144 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 206

Trusted

  Reply # 1134496 23-Sep-2014 12:28
Send private message

Sometimes you will be switched between BNGs as a result of planned or unplanned network actions, each time your ip address will change.

For instance 1 backhaul transient glitch may switch you to a different BNG to maintain service, once we are happy the network is stable we will switch you back to ensure the network stays balanced.




Regards FireEngine


 
 
 
 


Try Wrike: fast, easy, and efficient project collaboration software


37 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 4


  Reply # 1134502 23-Sep-2014 12:37
Send private message

thanks both - I'd seen the other thread but wasn't sure if that was the cause.

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Amazon launches the International Shopping Experience in the Amazon Shopping App
Posted 19-Apr-2018 08:38


Spark New Zealand and TVNZ to bring coverage of Rugby World Cup 2019
Posted 16-Apr-2018 06:55


How Google can seize Microsoft Office crown
Posted 14-Apr-2018 11:08


How back office transformation drives IRD efficiency
Posted 12-Apr-2018 21:15


iPod laws in a smartphone world: will we ever get copyright right?
Posted 12-Apr-2018 21:13


Lightbox service using big data and analytics to learn more about customers
Posted 9-Apr-2018 12:11


111 mobile caller location extended to iOS
Posted 6-Apr-2018 13:50


Huawei announces the HUAWEI P20 series
Posted 29-Mar-2018 11:41


Symantec Internet Security Threat Report shows increased endpoint technology risks
Posted 26-Mar-2018 18:29


Spark switches on long-range IoT network across New Zealand
Posted 26-Mar-2018 18:22


Stuff Pix enters streaming video market
Posted 21-Mar-2018 09:18


Windows no longer Microsoft’s main focus
Posted 13-Mar-2018 07:47


Why phone makers are obsessed with cameras
Posted 11-Mar-2018 12:25


New Zealand Adopts International Open Data Charter
Posted 3-Mar-2018 12:48


Shipments tumble as NZ phone upgrades slow
Posted 2-Mar-2018 11:48



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.