At the end of this chapter, you should be able to:
- Describe the shortcomings of IPv4 and the modern day Internet, and how IPv6 addresses these shortcomings.
- Describe how the address depletion problem of IPv4 leads to the use of Network Address Translators (NATs) and problems with end-to-end communication.
- List and describe the features of IPv6.
- List and describe the key differences between IPv4 and IPv6.
- State the reasons for deploying IPv6.