Tech Tip: Displaying IPv6 Data in Network Observer
IPv6 supports 128-bit addressing which allows for significantly longer IP addresses than with IPv4. A question you’ll face with IPv6 is how you would like your addresses displayed.
While IPv4 is almost always displayed as a “dot-decimal” value, IPv6 can be displayed in a number of ways within Observer:
Compressed IPv4 compatible
Non-compressed IPv4 compatible
Decimal ‘.’ Separated