Advantages of RIPng, OSPFv3, and IS-IS

The biggest advantage of using RIPng is that it is relatively simple to understand and implement, and it has been the de facto routing standard for many years.

RIPng has a number of limitations that can cause problems in large networks, including the following:

OSPFv3 and IS-IS offer many advantages over RIPng, including the following:

The details of RIPng are explained later in this chapter.