Infographic: Everything You Need to Know About IPv4 vs IPv6

Infographic: Everything You Need to Know About IPv4 vs IPv6

The worldwide launch of IPv6 ushered in a new era for the Internet, but many of us are still in the dark as to what this means for the future, writes Leigh-Ann Carroll of Irish Telecom. This infographic examines the differences between IPv4 and IPv6, explains the way IPv6 works and outlines why IPv6 will be the Internet protocol of the future.

Leigh-Ann Carroll is a Marketing Executive with Irish Telecom.

The worldwide launch of IPv6 ushered in a new era for the Internet. However, many regular online users do not quite understand what this new protocol means and how it will revolutionize the way in which the Internet will work.

Our infographic examines the differences between IPv4 and IPv6, explains how IPv6 works and outlines why IPv6 will be the Internet protocol of the future.

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