Unit 1 Assignment
Outcomes addressed in this activity:
· Describe the various types of data communication and transmissions.
· Explore layered architecture models and associated protocols.
IT530-1:Analyze the business impact of data communications and networking technology.
- The World Wide Web would be impossible to navigate without the addressing provided by the Domain Name System (DNS). DNS is also an important addressing method for LAN’s. Research the differences between the IPv4 and IPv6 implementations of DNS and compare those differences. What are the advantages of IPv6 DNS and how will these advantages change the way that networks use DNS?
- Based on your research, write a 3 to 5 page paper that analyzes the differences between IPv4 and IPv6 implementations of DNS. Contrast and compare these differences. Discuss any advantages of using IPv6 DNS as compared to IPv4 DNS and discuss how those advantages may change the way that networks use DNS.
Preparing Your Assignment:
The written essay/paragraph formatted paper should be 3–5 pages long, NOT including cover page and references. As you research through the various Web pages that provide information on IPv4 and IPv6 DNS, ALL of the pages must have citations and references. No more than one direct quotation (of 40 words or more) is allowed per page and bullet lists without substantial narrative included are strongly discouraged. There should be no spelling or grammar errors. All written Assignments should be in APA format. APA formatted in-text citations and references are required for all sources, and all figures and tables must be captioned in APA format. If you are unfamiliar with APA formatting, please see the Kaplan Writing Center for more information on how to work with APA.
Directions for Submitting Your Assignment:
Compose your Assignment in a Microsoft Word® document and save it as Username-IT530 Assignment-Unit#.doc (Example: TAllen- IT530 Assignment-Unit1.doc). Submit your file by selecting the Unit 1: Assignment Dropbox by the end of Unit 1.