If you think about it, the Internet never sleeps. It is a home for billions of devices that form 24/7 connections across the world. And in this fascinating process, the IP header is the main character. Without it, devices wouldn’t be able to communicate with each other, simply because the information wouldn’t know where to… Continue reading What is an IP Header? Structure and Contents
There are around 4 billion IPv4 addresses in the world. It might sound crazy, but those 4 billion addresses are somehow enough for even more users and devices. But how? Shouldn’t the IPv4 pool have been depleted by now? Maybe it’s due to how regions distribute IPs, in which case you might end up sharing… Continue reading The basics of CIDR – How it makes IPv4 addressing easier and more efficient
IP addresses are the backbone of every network, and since they come in different types, there is still a lot of information that needs to be discussed and presented. Last time, we discussed the difference between public IP addresses and private IP addresses. In today’s guide, we are going to walk you through the differences… Continue reading Static IP, Dynamic IP or Both? 8 things you need to know about their advantages and disadvantages
IP addresses come in many forms and shapes. From dedicated static and rotating shared to public and private, IP addresses exist to serve a lot of different purposes. Today, we are going to take a look at the differences between public and private IP addresses, their respective characteristics and use cases in order to understand… Continue reading Public IP Addresses and Private IP Addresses – Know the differences and uses
Subnetting is important if you seek a stable and reliable network. Check out our guide complete with an IPv4 subnet cheat sheet.