Target audience

The target group for this course is is technical personnel or others who need technical knowledge in the area.


The students are expected to have a basic network understanding equivalent to the course Data Communications Fundamentals, as well as a knowledge in TCP/IP equivalent to the course TCP/IP in Practice.


This is a theoretical training with practical exercises.

NOTE: This course is not delivered with the FoldOut methodology


  • Backround / statistics / history
  • Address assignment
  • Overview of differences from IPv4


  • Notation
  • Prefixes / scope
  • Link local addresses
  • Multicasting
  • Address selection

Networking logic

  • ICMPv6
  • NDP
  • Address configuration


  • The IPv6 base header
  • Optimizations for traffic
  • Extension headers


  • Affected layers
  • DHCPv6 & DNS
  • Software development
  • Security


  • IPv4 and IPv6 interoperability
  • The provider view
  • Current solutions in the market

Practical exercises during the course

  • The IPv6 Address
  • Address Selection
  • Address Configuration
  • Solicited-Node Multicast
  • Address Resolution
  • Neighbour Solicitation and Advertisement
  • Packet Headers
  • DHCPv6
  • DNS
  • Transition
  • Troubleshooting

Duration: 3 days


Classroom training: $2410

Virtual classroom training: $2410

Recorded training: $1680 Buy now

We offer substantial discounts for group bookings, and we have corporate rates with most of the operators and equipment suppliers in the world.

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