[afripv6-discuss] Registration Still Open for AfriNIC/6Deploy INRM + IPv6 Workshop in Accra - Ghana | 6th - 8th April 2011

Mukom Akong TAMON mukom.tamon at gmail.com
Mon Mar 21 15:21:44 SAST 2011

Dear Colleagues,

We would like to inform you that registration is still open for the
upcoming AfriNIC/6Deploy workshop which will take place in Accra - Ghana  as

Date:              6th - 8th April 2011
Venue:            Last Floor of the Ghana Multimedia Centre (Ghana House),
High Street, Accra.
Fees:              FREE of charge with priority given to  AfriNIC members.
Registration:  http://www.afrinic.net/training/registration.htm

This workshop is being hosted by The National Information Technology Agency
in Ghana.

Course Deliverables | Internet Number Resources Management Fundamentals
Workshop | 1 Day

At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

#Describe the issues surrounding IPv4 depletion and the risks it poses for
the continued evolution of the Internet.

#Make a good case for why NAT is bad and not a sustainable solution to the
problem of IPv4 depletion.

#Plan their IP addressing needs and apply for the resources from AfriNIC.

#Describe the policy development process, its importance and how to take
part it it.

Course Deliverables | Understanding and Deploying IPv6 | 2 Days

At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

#Design an IPv6 address scheme for their organisations.

#Configure IPv6 on Windows/Mac and Linux desktop operating systems.

#Build a routed IPv6 network using both static routing and OSPFv3.

#Configure tunnelling techniques to allow v6-capable sites talk to other
v6 sites across a v4-only network.

#Brainstorm solutions to issues holding back IPv6 in their organisations.

Target Audience:

Network engineers and systems administrators who understand how to
design and build IPv4 networks. Participants must already understand topics

*The OSI model and the various protocols that operate at each layer.
*IPv4 addressing and subnetting.
*Intra-domain routing and OSPF.
*Basic network services like DHCP and DNS.
*How to use the command line interfaces of key routing platforms (e.g Cisco

Participants are expected to bring their own laptops which must have the
following utilities installed:

a. Virtualbox - a virtualisation software available freely from

b.  A telnet and/or SSH client to use to log into remote equipment. If your
operating system does not have these installed, you can download and install
the following free ones:

== Putty - http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/download.html
== Terraterm - http://en.sourceforge.jp/projects/ttssh2/releases/

Fees and Charges

Participation in this training workshop is FREE of charge and open to our
members and network operators in that priority as well as anyone
interested in understanding how to design and build IPv6 networks.

Tea and lunch will be served during the days of the workshop.Note that
AfriNIC will not bear any transportation and/or accommodation costs for the


Please note that there are only 35 seats available.



For additional information, please do not hesitate to us contact by
emailing training [at] afrinic [dot] net

Mukom Akong T.
Training Manager & Policy Liaison
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