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ALSO CALLED: IPng, IP Next Generation
DEFINITION: Mobile IPv6 (MIPv6) is a protocol developed as a subset of Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) to support mobile connections. MIPv6 is an update of the IETF (Internet Engineering Task Force) Mobile IP standard (RFC 2002) designed to authenticate mobile devices (known as mobile nodes) using IPv6 addresses. In traditional IP routing, IP addresses represent a topology. Routing mechanisms rely on the  … 
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Deploying an IPv6-ready Website for Your Enterprise (#3)
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WEBCAST: This exclusive webcast discusses a load balancing solution designed to anticipate the move from IPv4 to IPv6 and ensure that your application delivery is seamless, effective, and secure.
Posted: 14 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Jan 14, 2014

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IPv6 Transition Planning and Techniques for DNS and DHCP
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WEBCAST: Tune into this webcast which addresses common issues and concerns related to the transition to IPv6 and customers will learn about the following with respect to DNS and DHCP.
Posted: 13 Jul 2011 | Premiered: Jul 21, 2011, 11:00 EDT (15:00 GMT)

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IPv6: The Next IP Standard
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PODCAST: With available IP addresses disappearing, the standard that supports most network traffic is coming to the end of its useful life. Listen to this podcast to learn how IPv6 provides both the space and security for your network servers.
Posted: 13 Oct 2010 | Premiered: Oct 13, 2010

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IPV6 DEFINITION (continued): …  assumption that each network node will always have the same point of attachment to the Internet, and that each node's IP address identifies the network link where it is connected. In this routing scheme, if you disconnect a mobile device from the Internet and want to reconnect through a different network, you have to configure the device with a new IP address, and the appropriate netmask and default router. Otherwise, routing protocols have no means of delivering datagrams (packets), because the device's network address doesn't contain the necessary information about the node's network point of … 
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