Chapter 2. IPv6 Protocol for Windows

At the end of this chapter, you should be able to do the following:

  • Discuss the architecture of the IPv6 protocol for Windows.

  • List and describe the features of the IPv6 protocol for Windows.

  • Describe the applications and services provided with Windows that are IPv6-enabled.

  • List and describe the application programming interfaces (APIs) in Windows that are IPv6-enabled.

  • Describe how to manually configure the IPv6 protocol for Windows.

  • List and describe the IPv6-enabled common tools provided with Windows.

  • Describe how to display the configuration of the IPv6 protocol for Windows.

Architecture of the IPv6 Protocol for Windows

The TCP/IP protocol stack in Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, ...

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