Chapter 7IP Addressing

THE FOLLOWING COMPTIA NETWORK+ EXAM OBJECTIVES ARE COVERED IN THIS CHAPTER:

✓ 1.4 Given a scenario, configure the appropriate IP addressing components

  • Private vs. public
  • Loopback and reserved Default gateway
  • Virtual IP Subnet mask
    • Classful
      • Classes A, B, C, D, and E
  • Address assignments DHCP
    • DHCPv6
    • Static
    • APIPA
    • EUI64

✓ 1.3 Explain the concepts and characteristics of routing and switching

  • Properties of network traffic
    • Broadcast domains
    • Broadcast
    • Multicast
    • Unicast
  • Addressing

One of the most important topics in any discussion of TCP/IP is IP addressing. An IP address is a numeric identifier assigned to each machine on an IP network. It designates the specific location of a device on the network.

An IP address ...

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