The Experience of Transition to IPv6. Sudan University of Science & Technology. Why a transition to IPv6?. The IPv4 addresses are running out The Internet routing system is getting overloaded IPv6 provides new features Virtually unlimited addressing space
Sudan University of Science & Technology
The size of an address in IPv6 is 128 bits, which is four times larger than an address in IPv4. A 32-bit address space allows for 232 or 4,294,967,296 possible addresses. A 128-bit address space allows for 2128 or 340,282,366,920,938,463,463,374,607,431,768,211,456 (3.4 × 1038) possible addresses.
Features of An Action Plan to Migration to IPv6
( 2011 – 2015)
And the Formation of the Sudanese IPv6 Taskforce ( SDv6 )
Taking charge of testing the transition process ,then
created transition team
team has been started in 07/08/2010
1. Dr. Mohammed Awad . 2. Eng. Tariq Yassin. 3. T. Mohammad Yagob Geiger(was the establishment of the team).
(as router and printers)
(as Operating System: windows7 ,windowsXP ,pervious versions and Linux ).