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Mobile IPv4 v6

Course UNIK4700, UNIK9700
Title Mobile IPv4 and v6
Lecture date 2012/11/08 0915-1200
presented by Josef Noll
Objective Mobile IP:
  • Get an introduction to Mobile IP (MIP)
  • Learn how Mobile IPv6 handles the challenges associated with MIPv4


  • Get hand-on experience from design and simulation of 2.4 GHz antennas
Learning outcomes Learning Outcomes:
  • Difference between Mobile IP-based handover and GSM/UMTS-based handover
  • Can explain the function of a Home Agent and a Foreign Agent
  • Know what triangular routing is, and can explain how it is handled in Mobile IPv4 and Mobile IPv6
Pensum (read before)
References (further info) Mobile IP:


Keywords Handover, MobileIPv4, MobileIPv6, Home Agent, Foreign Agent

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Test yourself, answer these questions

  • What is Mobile IP?
  • How Does Mobile IP Work?
  • How is the Care-of Address Discovered?
  • How is the Care-of Address Registered?
  • What are the common security threats that faced mobile IP networks?

  • What are the methods and suggestions to improve the security performance of Mobile IP?
  • What are the differences between MIPv4 and MIPv6?


Mobile IPv4

Mobile IPv6