IP Addresses

What is IP Address?

What is IP Address? What is IP Address?  A network protocol suite such as TCP/IP (or OSI) has to have a methodology by which devices on the network can identify each other at every level of the network model. TCP/IP provides identification at the Internet layer of the TCP/IP networking model in the form of IP addressing. In order to send information …

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IP Addressing

IP Addressing IP addresses are represented by a 32-bit unsigned binary value. It is usually expressed in a dotted decimal format. Here are some examples of IP addresses shown in dotted decimal form. 128.2.7.9 10.1.2.34 120.224.21.253 all IP addresses are 32 bits long and are comprised of four 8-bit segments known as octets. Representing IP addresses …

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IP Subnetting

IP Subnetting   IP Subnetting  Due to the explosive growth of the Internet, the principle of assigned IP addresses became too inflexible to allow easy changes to local network configurations. Those changes might occur when: • A new type of physical network is installed at a location. • Growth of the number of hosts requires splitting the local network …

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