IPv6 is deemed a solution to multiple issues in a large scale Wi-Fi deployment. IPv6 use cases including infrastructure and user devices to be included in Next Generation Hotspot (NGH) and Passpoint future trials as well as Device Compatibility Program in Wireless Broadband Alliance.
An operator survey on IPv6 Usage in Wi-Fi Network has been conducted among WBA’s operator members. These guidelines explore the use cases and deployment considerations for IPv6 in carrier Wi-Fi network.
This white paper originally appeared on Wireless Broadband Alliance website