IPv6 Deployment Workshop

Dates: 12-16 August 2019
Location: NUOL, Vientiane, Laos


This technical workshop, made up of lectures and hands-on lab modules, is targeted at anyone who is involved in Internet technology standards, local and national network infrastructure deployment and day to day network operations

The workshop will help the participants have a better understanding of the IPv6 protocol and learn how to deploy IPv6 in their network.

Workshop Topics

  • Internet Fundamentals
  • Routing Protocols - IS-IS and BGP
  • IPv6 Protocol architecture and standards
  • IPv6 Enhancements to Internet Routing Protocols
  • IPv6 addressing and address planning
  • IPv6 transition technologies
  • IPv6 deployment planning
  • Enabling IPv6 on network services (DNS, WWW, etc)
  • Securing and Hardening IPv6 Networks and Devices
  • IPv6 security issues
  • IPv6 deployment case study
  • IPv6 in 3G/4G mobile networks


It is assumed that the workshop participants know how to use a router command line interface, do basic router configuration and have a working knowledge of an IGP (OSPF or ISIS) and BGP fundamentals. Knowledge of the IPv6 protocol is helpful but not essential.

This workshop is not an introduction. The lab exercises use Cisco IOS configuration syntax.


  • Hardware: It is highly recommended that participants bring their own laptop computers with WiFi (b/g/n) and a pre-installed desktop virtualization tool like VirtualBox or VMware on their machines.
  • Software: SSH/Telnet Client, VirtualBox/VMware

Workshop Items

  • Agenda (includes links to presentations and schedule)
  • Instructors: Jessica Wei (APNIC), Md. Abdul Awal (Bangladesh Computer Council)
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