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The Internet Protocol version 4 has been a tremendous factor contributing to the growth of the Internet.

Using the Online Library, the Internet, and all course materials, research the Internet Protocol version 4 and version 6.

  • Describe what you believe are the important differences between IP version 4 and IP version 6.
  • What do you envision are the specific challenges for an organization associated with migrating from IPv4 to IPv6 and why?
  • What would be your criteria if you worked for a large organization and needed to make the decision to migrate to IPv6 and why?
  • Would dynamic addressing and private IP addresses be a factor in your decision to implement IPv6? Why or why not?