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eIP602: IPv6 Addressing and Subnetting

eIP602: IPv6 Addressing and Subnetting

DeliveryeLearning (this course is conducted online)
Duration1 hour
Level of StudyIntermediate


Given the importance of IPv6 deployment, it is essential that IPv6 addresses be effectively distributed in the networks. This course offers IPv6 addressing, autoconfiguration and subnetting examples.

Target Audience:

Anyone interested IPv6 addressing, subnetting and/or involved in IPv6 address planning and delegation.


Previous knowledge of TCP/IP and IPv4. It is recommended that participants attend the eIP601 course prior to attending this course.

Course Outline:

  • IPv6 Addressing Structure
  • IPv6 Address Management Hierarchy
  • IPv6 Address Types and Ranges
  • Interface ID
  • IPv6 Autoconfiguration
  • IPv6 Subnetting

Other requirements:

  • Updated web browser with Adobe Flash Player 11 or above
  • Broadband connection running at a minimum of 256kbps or better
  • Headset (to reduce noise)

Maximum number of attendees:

50 participants per session


  • Free

All eLearning courses are free of charge for participants, with priority given to APNIC Members.

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