IPv6 Training

IPv6 training will smooth the bumpy ride that lies ahead as the roll out of IPv6 across your network becomes inevitable. Make sure you your IT team is ready for the migration from IPv4 to IPv6 ensuring minimal downtime and lost productivity by making sure your team is properly prepared.

This 3 day course will teach the essentials of IPv6 and provide practical advice on how to strategies and plan your IPv6 roll out.

IPv6 Training Course Details
Description Days Price (ex vat)
IPv6 Training 3 R12,000

IPv6 Training Course Objectives

  • IPv4 Exhaustion and the case for IPv6 ["Why A New IP?"]
    •Why NAT is Not a Sustainable Solution to IPv4 Exhaustion
    •IPv6: Fact|Reality vs Fiction/Myth
    •Understanding IPv6 Addressing
         ✔Global Unicast Unique Local Addresses
         ✔Link Local
         ✔Multicast Addresses
         ✔How IPv6 Addresses are Allocated.
    •IPv6 Address Planning
    •IPv6 from an IPv4 Perspective
         ✔Neighbour Discovery
         ✔ICMPv6 Messages Used by ND
         ✔IPv4 vs IPv6: Head-to-Head
    •Packet Structure
    •Duplicate Address Detection
    •Finding out neighbour's L2 addresses
    •Host Configuration [Windows, Linux/Unix]
    •Automatic Address assignment - Stateless Address Configuration and DHCPv6
    •FQDN-to-IP Address Resolution: DNS
    •Subnetting in IPv6
    •Fundamentals of Routing in IPv6
          ✔IPv6-Enabled Routing Protocols
    •Transition Mechanisms
          ✔The problem that transition mechanisms solve.
          ✔Configuring manual tunnels.
          ✔Configuring 6to4 Automatic tunnels.
          ✔Overview of other translation techniques
    •Ipv6 Security
          ✔Routing Header issues
          ✔Node Information Query
          ✔IPv6 filter rules for firewalls
          ✔Configuring IPv6 clients (Windows, Linux/Unix)
    •Static Configuration
    •Automatic Configuration
    •Testing IPv6 connectivity with ping6 and traceroute6
    •Enabling IPv6 routing and configuring IPv6 addresses
    •Configuring static routing
          ✔Transition Techniques
    •Manual tunnels
    •Automatic 6to4 tunnels.