The competence groups at eco actively promotes the growth and stability of the Internet by addressing important topics that matter to the Internet community in general. It is a forum for information exchange and a platform where experts can learn from colleagues. It brings together academia and industry and facilitates communication and cooperation. The VoIP/NGN competence group addresses the facilitation of viable and sustainable VoIP developments for the Internet industry. The security group puts topics like awareness rising, data exchange and communication and anomaly detection and mitigation on the agenda. And the IPv6 group also discusses and pushes developments regarding the implementation of IPv6.