Understand and measure the impact of COVID-19 on the telecom industry!

Virus impact over each market - telecom operators, government agencies and regulators' responses - revised forecasts for the next 5 years.

See updated country reports

Technology - Internet 3 - Web browsing, Routing & IPv6

Report Cover Image

Last updated: 16 Jan 2007 Update History

Report Status: Archived

Report Pages: 14

Analyst: Robin Whittle

Synopsis

We explain the functions of the TCP and HTTP protocols by way of a web-browsing example. TCP is the basis of most higher level protocols, including FTP, SMTP (email) etc. We also discuss the routing system with a traceroute example. We discuss the adoption of IPv6, dual stack networks and benefits including the potential for Mobile IP and avoidance of Network Address Translation (NAT).

Related Reports

Share this Report

Purchase with Confidence

We wanted to extend our Com World Series of telecoms industry events to the South Pacific region and we were in urgent need of a partner in the region who could assist us with confirming the involvement of governments, telcos and more. Paul Budde and his team executed this perfectly. Paul also provided us with very high quality reports on every aspect of the project, including an amazingly thorough and actionable report on the conference presentations and discussion.

Joe Willcox, Commercial Content Director, Emap Connect, Emap

Research Methodology

BuddeComm's strategic business reports contain a combination of both primary and secondary research statistics, analyses written by our senior analysts supported by a network of experts, industry contacts and researchers from around the world as well as our own scenario forecasts.

For more details, please see:


Research Methodology

Sample Reports

A selection of downloadable samples from our Annual Publications catalogue.


Download a Sample Report

More than 4,000 customers from 140 countries utilise BuddeComm Research

Are you interested in BuddeComm's Custom Research Service?

News & Views

Have the latest telecommunications industry news delivered to your inbox by subscribing to Paul's FREE weekly News & Views.