Showing posts from April, 2018

Must Know Facts and Information About IP Addresses

‘Internet protocol address’ is the full form of IP address. It is a unique number that represents the IP acts as an identifier of any internet accessed device. The IP address is always written as a series of numbers including periods as dots.
IPv4 and IPv6 are two only versions of global IPs. IPv4 (Protocol version 4) was the first public IP address and IPvs4’s 32-bit address has already been used to connect 4 billion devices. While IPv6 is the most recent IP version, it consists of eight groups of four-digit numbers. The IP was launched to deliver service to more addresses as an upgrade. Now, the number of IPv6 is that much high that it is next to impossible to count them.
There are two major jobs of an IP address, first – identifying the host/network interface and secondly – providing the host location. Resulting, it provides an established pathway to the host in order to access the internet. When we surf the internet or send an email, to access internet we use the network of our hir…