IPv6 transitionThere are various technologies that support the conversion from the Internet's IPv4 addressing to IPv6. Dual stack nodes support both IPv4 and IPv6. Following is a brief summary. See IPv4 and IPv6.
IPv6 clients access IPv4 services.
IPv6 service provider support for IPv4.
Tunnel IPv4 packets in IPv6.
Encapsulate IPv6 packets in IPv4.
Transmit IPv6 packets in dual-stack nodes.
IPv6 packets ride over IPv4 networks.
Supports rapid deployment (rd) in IPv4 ISPs.
Facilitate transition from IPv4 to IPv6.
Convert IPv4 A records in DNS to IPv6 AAAA records.
Convert between IPv4 and IPv6.
IPv6 hosts ride over an IPv4 network.
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