Chapter 9. IPv6 and Name Resolution
At the end of this chapter, you should be able to do the following:
Describe the Domain Name System (DNS) support for IPv6 name-to-address and address-to-name resolution.
Describe the Link-Local Multicast Name Resolution Protocol (LLMNR).
Describe source and destination address selection.
Describe the name resolution support for IPv6 provided by Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista.
Name Resolution for IPv6
For Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6), it is more important than ever that names, rather than addresses, be used to reference network resources. With IPv4, it is hard enough to remember an IPv4 address as a series of four decimal numbers. An IPv6 address can have up to 32 hexadecimal digits. It is unreasonable ...