Certified Network Engineer For IPv6 (CNE6) Gold


The CNE6 Gold is advanced level training program for IPv6 network engineering program. This course is designed to provide in-depth knowledge how to design, implement and operate IPv6 networks.

Who should attend?

This course is ideal for network administrations, network support personnel, network designers, networking consultants, IT managers and IT directors.

What Will You Learn?

  • IPv6 Refresher
  • IPv6 Routing
  • IPV6 Transition revisit
  • DHCPv6
  • IPv6 Mobility
  • IPSec
  • IPv6 Security Considerations
  • IPv6 Deployment Case Studies


  • CNE6 Silver certification or equivalent
  • A good knowledge of general networking concepts
  • Knowledge in IPv4 addressing


4 days

Training Approach:

  • This class covers both theoretical and practical knowledge.
  • The practical classes are conducted in a laboratory environment.
  • The participants will have hands on experience using the actual equipments. 
  • Quiz will conducted during the class to test the knowledge of participants about a particular sub topics
  • Professional examination both theoretical and practical will conducted to test the participants knowledge towards end of the class
  • All the participants that passed the examination will be awarded certificate that endorsed by Global IPv6 Forum and WIDE Japan.

Course Outline:

IPv6 Refresher

  • IPv6 addressing architecture
  • IPv6 packet structure and header format
  • IPv6 address assignment using Neighbour Discovery protocol
  • IPv6 transitions mechanisms 

IPv6 Routing

  • Static Routing
  • RIPng
  • IS-IS for IPv6
  • OSPFv3
  • MP-BGP
  • EIGRP for IPv6

IPv6 Transition Revisit

  • Revisit CNE6 Silver Transition Mechanisms
  • CGN (large-scale NAT 44)
  • NAT 444 (CGN + CPE NAT 44)
  • DS-Lite (NAT44 + 4over6 Tunnel)
  • A+P (DS-Lite with preconfigured port ranges)
  • NAT64
  • IPv6 Rapid Development (6RD)
  • Tunnel Setup Protocol (TSP)
  • 6over4


  • Security Policy
  • Security Association (SA)
  • Key Management
  • Internet Key Exchange (IKE)
  • Architecture
  • Operation Mode

IPv6 Security Consideration

  • Concerns regarding security in IPv6
  • Common Misunderstanding
  • Attack vectors
  • Attack Types
    1. Reconnaissance
    2. Denial of service
    3. Covert channels


  • DHCPv6 Standard
  • DHCPv6 Operational model
  • Understanding DUID
  • Understanding Identity Association (IA)
  • DHCPv6 Message Types
  • DHCPv6 to DHCPv4 Message Comparison
  • DHCPv6 Protocol
  • How It Works
  • Stateless DHCPv6
  • DHCPv6 Deployment Considerations
  • DHCPv6 Server Configurations
  • DHCPv6 Client Configurations
  • DHCPv6 Relay Configurations


  • What’s Mobility?
  • Components of MIPv6
  • How it works?
  • How CN and MN communicates
  • Route optimization mode
  • Bidirectional tunneling mode
  • Implementations

Campus IPv6 Deployment

  • Campus deployment strategy
  • Campus IPv6 address allocation
  • Campus deployment topology – options Campus services
  • Service provider deployment considerations

Hands-on lab

  • Configuring static route
  • Configuring RIPng
  • Configuring OSPFv3
  • Configuring BGP4+
  • Configuring DHCPv6
  • Configuring IPSec
  • Configuring IPv6 Services
  • Configuring a DNS Server
  • Configuring Host-To-Host IPSec (Transport mode)
  • Configuring FTP File Sharing
  • Configuring Video Streaming

Disclaimer : Course contents are subject to change without prior notice