Networking Technology: IPv4 vs IPv6

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The differences between IPv4 and IPv6 might seem insignificant but contribute majorly to their applications. It’s important to first understand what an IP is. What is IP? An IP address, also known as an Internet Protocol address, is how a computer identifies the devices it communicates with. Each device has a unique … Read more

Networking Technology: ARP

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ARP is an acronym for Address Resolution Protocol, and it is a network protocol used by IP (Internet Protocol). ARP is used to convert IP addresses into physical addresses. It is one of the most important protocols in the network layer of OSI model. The term ‘Address Resolution’ means to find the … Read more