Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) is the most recent version of the Internet Protocol (IP), the communications protocol that provides an identification and location system for computers on networks and routes traffic across the Internet. IPv6 was developed by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) to deal with the long-anticipated problem of IPv4 address exhaustion.
In this course, you will learn: why we need IPv6, IPv6 structure and how to implement IPv6 routing protocols.
Introduce yourself to the basics of IPv6. The course main objectives of this course are:
- Why we need IPv6
- IPv6 structure
- Implementation of IPv6 in routing protocols
In order to be able to learn the topics in this course in an effective manner the participants are expected to have the following knowledge:
- Basic knowledge of IPv4