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Cisco Self-Study: Implementing IPv6 Networks (IPV6) by Régis Desmeules

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Summary

In this chapter, you learned how to configure static and default IPv6 routes. You also learned about the updates applied to the specifications of the interdomain routing protocol such as Border Gateway Protocol (BGP), and intradomain routing protocols such as Routing Information Protocol (RIP), Intermediate System-to-Intermediate System (IS-IS), and Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) to support the IPv6 protocol.

Here is a summary of these updates for each routing protocol:

  • BGP4+— BGP4+ includes multiprotocol extensions for BGP-4. BGP4+ supports the new address family IPv6. The NEXT_HOP and NLRI attributes are now expressed as IPv6 addresses and prefixes. The NEXT_HOP attribute can handle aggregatable global unicast and link-local addresses. ...

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