2. IPv6 Basics

  1. Daniel Minoli

Published Online: 26 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118396599.ch2

Mobile Video with Mobile IPv6

Mobile Video with Mobile IPv6

How to Cite

Minoli, D. (2012) IPv6 Basics, in Mobile Video with Mobile IPv6, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118396599.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 31 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118354971

Online ISBN: 9781118396599



  • IPv6 basics;
  • IPv6, a newer version coexisting with IPv4;
  • IPv6 packet or IPv6 datagram, and IPv6 header/payload;
  • IPv6 tunneling, in settings, including in MIPv6;
  • some recent RFC, and IPv6 deployment


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview and Motivations

  • Address Capabilities

  • IPv6 Protocol Overview

  • IPv6 Tunneling

  • IPsec in IPv6

  • Header Compression Schemes

  • Quality of Service In IPv6

  • Migration Strategies to IPv6

  • References