Dynamic IP Address

By | April 17, 2019

IP Address

When we use the internet connection on our device then it uses an address to establish a connection with the internet. This address is known as the IP Address. The full form of IP Address is the Internet Protocol Address. This is a set of logical numbers which represents the address of the particular device on the internet. These numbers are regulated by the IANA authority (Internet Assigned Numbers Authority). The IP Addresses (192.168.8.1) are further classified in the various category on the basis of the protocol version & nature. On the basis of nature, the IP Addresses are of two types. Today we will discuss the Dynamic IP Address. So the users must check the details from the article.

Dynamic IP Address

Dynamic IP Address

As we have discussed above that the IP Address also depends on nature. The Dynamic IP Address is a type of IP Address which is not permanent for a device. It will keep changing for the device every time it will connect with the internet connection.

Method of acquiring Dynamic IP

When the device acquires an IP then it can also acquire a dynamic IP. If the device is connected within the local area network then the device will get the Dynamic IP due to the virtue of DHCP model. This model provides an IP Address to a device on a lease period. This IP Address will keep changing every time the device will try to establish an internet connection.

Advantages of Using Dynamic IP

When a device uses dynamic IP then there are various advantages of using the dynamic IP. Some of the important advantages are as follows.

  • It protects the device from cyber attack.
  • keeps the IP reserve pool free in a local network.
  • Reduces the chances of IP Address Conflict.

These are some of the advantages of using Dynamic IP. If you need to know more about then let us know via the comments section.

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