IPv6 Transition Technologies

Published: November 12, 2002 | Updated: January 15, 2007
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This article describes IPv6 transition technologies and how these technologies are supported by the IPv6 protocol for the Windows Server 2003 family, Windows XP with Service Pack 1, and Windows XP with Service Pack 2. This article is intended for network engineers and support professionals who are already familiar with basic networking concepts, TCP/IP, and IPv6.

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Included in This Document

  • Transition Mechanisms

  • Tunneling Configurations


  • 6to4

  • Teredo

  • PortProxy

  • Migrating to IPv6

  • Appendix A: IPv6 Automatic Tunneling

  • Appendix B: 6over4