Difference Between IPv4 & IPv6 :
|Created By||IETF (IANA)||IETF(ICANN)|
|Size||32 bits||128 bits|
|Type||Dotted Decimal||Hexa Decimal|
|Parts||4 Equal Parts||8 Equal Parts|
|Name of a part||Octet||Field/Block|
|Total Numbers||4.3 billion (approx)||Uncountable|
Ways to configure IP Address in a device :
Static IP :- When we manually configure IP address in a device then the method is known as static IP configuration.
Dynamic IP :- When we need a protocol like DHCP to configure IP address in a device it is called dynamic IP.
Classes Of IPv4 :
In ipv4 the first opted of address has been divided into five categories according to the use of network, these are known as classes of ipv4.
|A||0-127 (1-126 valid)||Unicasting/Broadcasting|
|E||240-255||Research & Development|