International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology
Increasing needs of distinct address space makes the internet protocol version 4 outdated. Latest internet protocol version6 provides an address space of 340 trillion which is capable of providing sufficient service for present era. In this paper, the author presenting the benefits of IPv6 technology and subnetting of addresses. Subnetting feature provides a set of addresses to the individual hosts connected to the network. Here special emphasis has been given on 112 subnetting and its benefits over other subnettings provided in IPV6 technology.