Internet Protocol version 4


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Internet Protocol version 4

(networking, protocol)
The version of Internet Protocol in widespread use in 2000.
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gov and about 75 other agency-related websites to support both Internet Protocol version 4 and version 6.
IPv6 was designed by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) to replace the current Internet Protocol, Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4).
Internet Protocol version 4 is nearly 20 years old, and though it has proved remarkably resilient, there is an increasing shortage of IP addresses.
NEC Corp has released IPv6/IPv4 Translator software, which sets out to provide a means to translate between existing PCs and workstations using the internet protocol version 4 (IPv4) and Ipv6 networks.

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