Live eTutorial: IPv6 Deployment – 2-part

15:00 - 12 January 2021
18:30 - 13 January 2021
Time shown in UTC +10:00

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This two-part tutorial, through a combination of lectures and hands-on lab exercises, will help participants have a better understanding of the IPv6 protocol and learn how to deploy IPv6 in their network.


This online tutorial is fee-free.

Target audience

Technical folks who are building or operating a service provider or enterprise network, and considering deploying IPv6 in their network.


It is assumed that participants:

  • have a working knowledge of IP Routing,
  • are comfortable with IPv6 fundamentals,
  • basic linux commands and how to use a router command line interface.

This tutorial is not an introduction. The lab exercises use Cisco CLI and Ubuntu VMs.

It is recommended that these APNIC Academy online courses are completed before the start of the tutorial:

Course outline

  • IPv6 address planning
  • IPv6 transition technologies
  • IPv6 deployment planning
  • Enabling IPv6 on network services (DNS, web, mail)
  • IPv6 security issues

Other requirements

Hardware: It is highly recommended that participants bring their own laptop computers for lab work.

Software: SSH Client, Telnet Client

Confirm Secure SHell (SSH) is allowed from the office or home network to access the lab infrastructure? Test ssh connectivity, try to connect to route-views.oregon-ix.net. For example from the CLI type: ssh rviews@route-views.oregon-ix.net

Please note

This is a 2-part tutorial, to be delivered 3.00pm-6.30pm (UTC +10:00) on 12 and 13 January.

Please check the time zone for your location.

Please note: so we can deliver the hands-on exercises effectively there are a limited number of places available.

Local Contact

APNIC Training
Email: training@apnic.net