v6 Vertex – A Brief Explanation of IPv6 Address Types
ITdojo’s v6 Vertex is an ever-expanding set of quick tips and useful advice for using IPv6 in your network.
People who have been using IPv4 for some time know that there are three basic address types that are commonly discussed: unicast, broadcast and multicast.
When it comes to address types IPv6 offers us some of what we already know and then takes things a step further. In this article I offer a quick, concise explanation of each IPv6 address type.