Professional Training

IPv6 Catalog

Intro to Internet Protocol Version Six (IPv6)


This 2 hour training event is intended for IT personnel who want to start learning about the Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6). This class will provide a brief introduction to the protocol and cover the high-level basic technical background. This class will cover the primary business drivers for IPv6, and why businesses and organizations will want to adopt use of IPv6 in their networks. this class will help you guide an IT program to migrate your organization to IPv6. If you have little or no exposure to IPv6, then this class will teach you what you need to know about the impending industry transition to IPv6.

IPv6 Addressing and Address Planning


In this 2 hour session we really focus in on the IPv6 address and get deep into this particular area of IPv6. We discuss the different types and uses of IPv6 addresses and how to perform an IPv6 address plan.

Following is a list of topics that we will cover in this training session.

  • The basics of IPv6 addressing
  • IPv6 address structure and use
  • Different types of IPv6 addresses
  • How IPv6 addresses are used
  • Getting your IPv6 addresses and how much to request
  • Performing a high-level IPv6 addressing plan
  • Different styles of IPv6 addressing
  • What makes a good or bad addressing plan
  • IP Address Management (IPAM)
  • Other considerations for use of IPv6 addresses

Troubleshooting Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6)


Troubleshooting IPv6 with the OSI model

Layer 1 troubleshooting

Detecting physical layer errors

Using packet capture utilities and decoding IPv6 packets

Layer 2 troubleshooting

Troubleshooting Neighbor Discovery Protocol (NDP) and IPv6

Troubleshooting ICMPv6

Layer 3 troubleshooting

Verifying IPv6 addressing and routing on various operating systems

Using Ping, traceroute

IPv6 packet capture and protocol decoding

Layer 4 troubleshooting

Troubleshooting TCP and UDP end-to-end connectivity

Understanding Path MTU Discovery

Troubleshooting end-to-end IPv6 connectivity issues

Using tools like: Pathping, JPerf, NetCat, Telnet, SSH, NetCat, IPSLA

Application troubleshooting

Troubleshooting DNS

Web Browsers and IPv6

Troubleshooting IPv6-enabled applications