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Press Release: July 3, 2012

New Release from Microsoft Press--Understanding IPv6, 3rd Edition: Covers Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

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Understanding IPv6, 3rd Edition

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Sebastopol, CA—Get in-depth technical information to put IPv6 technology to work with this essential guide to deploying IPv6 on Windows® networks. Written by a networking expert, Understanding IPv6, 3rd Edition explains IPv6 features and benefits, and provides detailed information to help you implement this protocol.

Discover how to:

  • Use Windows features and tools to implement IPv6 on your network
  • Set up a test lab to experiment with IPv6 configuration and functionality
  • Understand dynamic routing and the IPv6 routing protocols
  • Use IPv6 transition technologies to support both IPv4 and IPv6 during deployment
  • Implement IPv6 security features and measures
  • Deploy native IPv6 connectivity to an IPv4-only intranet
  • Apply best practices from the Microsoft corporate network case study
  • Test your understanding of IPv6 concepts with end-of-chapter quizzes

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About the Author

Joseph Davies is an award-winning author and instructor with 18 years' experience in TCP/IP, networking, and security technologies. His books include Understanding IPV6, Second Edition and Windows Server 2008 TCP/IP Protocols and Services, and he writes the monthly column The Cable Guy for Microsoft TechNet.

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Understanding IPv6, 3rd Edition Understanding IPv6, 3rd Edition
Publisher: Microsoft Press
By Joseph Davies
Print ISBN: 9780735659148   Ebook ISBN: 9780735659124  
Pages: 716
Print Price: $49.99   Ebook Price: $39.99

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