IPv6 Essentials

IPv6 Essentials


If your company is gearing up for IPv6, this in-depth publication offers the sensible details and information you want to plan for, layout, and enforce this greatly stronger protocol. writer Silvia Hagen takes procedure and community directors, engineers, and community designers in the course of the technical information of IPv6 positive factors and capabilities, and offers recommendations when you have to combine IPv6 with their present IPv4 infrastructure.

The flood of Internet-enabled units has made migrating to IPv6 a paramount quandary around the globe. during this up to date variation, Hagen distills greater than ten years of learning, operating with, and consulting with companies on IPv6. It’s the one booklet of its kind.

IPv6 necessities covers:

  • Address structure, header constitution, and the ICMPv6 message format
  • IPv6 mechanisms reminiscent of Neighbor Discovery, Stateless handle autoconfiguration, and copy handle detection
  • Network-related features and companies: Layer 2 aid, top Layer Protocols, and Checksums
  • IPv6 protection: common practices, IPSec fundamentals, IPv6 safeguard components, and firm defense models
  • Transitioning to IPv6: dual-stack operation, tunneling, and translation techniques
  • Mobile IPv6: know-how for a brand new iteration of cellular services
  • Planning techniques, integration eventualities, tackle plan, most sensible practices, and dos and don’ts

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