Chapter 11

Dynamic Addressing with DHCP


Upon completion of this chapter, you will be able to answer the following questions:

  • What is the difference between static and dynamic IPv4 addressing?

  • Configure a DHCPv4 server to dynamically assign IPv4 addresses.

Key Term

This chapter uses the following key term. You can find the definition in the Glossary.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)

Introduction (11.0)

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