• IPv6 Duplicate Address Detection

    February 21, 2021 by

    In this post I’ll take a closer look at IPv6 Duplicate Address Detection (aka ‘DAD’, which evidently bears all of types of jokes and wordplays). While the general mechanism should be roughly familiar to everybody working with IPv6 there are some interesting intricacies under the hood, some of which might even have operational implications. DAD… Read more

  • A Holistic Look on SLAAC and DHCPv6

    January 4, 2021 by

    At first a very happy new year to all readers, and all the best for 2021! While I wrote a few posts about IPv6-related topics in the past – for many years here and later on the present blog – it seems I never contributed to the ‘classic SLAAC vs. DHCPv6’ debate, besides documenting the… Read more

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