A subnetwork, or subnet, is a logically visible subdivision of an IP network. The practice of dividing a single network into two or more networks is called subnetting and the networks created are called subnetworks or subnets.

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Sonicwall routing between multiple subnets on multiple interfaces

As shown by the network diagram below, I have two completely separate networks. One is being managed by a Sonicwall NSA 220, the other by some other router (the brand is not important). My goal is to ...
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VPN into multiple LAN Subnets

I need to figure out a way to allow access to two LAN subnets on a SonicWall NSA 220 through the built-in SonicWall GlobalVPN server. I've Googled and tried everything I can think of, but nothing has ...
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Same network subnet across T1 or T3 leased lines?

Suppose I have a bunch of facilities, each with a /16 network under the 10.0.0.0/8 private address range. For example, my head office is 10.0.0.0/16, and we have two branches 10.1.0.0/16 and ...
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Is this IPv4 and subnet combination public or private? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does IPv4 Subnetting Work? I thought I understood this but I am momentarily confused. Here is an example: Are all IPv4 addresses from 192.168.0.0 to 192.168.255.255 ...
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DHCP for Multiple Subnets

So this is the current setup - essentially I would like to get my DHCP server, serving DHCP requests for two seperate subnets. Netgear DG834G acting as a modem connected to a Sonicwall Pro 2040. X0 ...
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How to use 2 subnets on one network

I have some servers at a colocation. They've given us an IP range, subnet and gateway. Now we have run out of IP addresses and they've given us a new range of IPs but with a different subnet and ...
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Multicast in private LAN with different subnets

after i read Multicast IP Addresses and Multicast accross the subnets I am confused. Configuration: I have two devices in the same network. They may not be in the same Subnet, but ...
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Branch office MPLS connection with 2 different subnets

We had VOIP phone service and an MPLS connection between our main office and a branch office installed recently. The genuis who set things up created an internal network at the branch office using ...
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Can't start eth1 and dhcp on debian wheezy

What I want: eth0 is connected to internet and has a static IP-address. eth1 connected to internal network and be a dhcp server for subnet. But I can't get eth1 to work. Error: $ ifup eth1 ...
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Reach pc in the same network but a different subnet

PC 1 in subnet - 192.168.1.x PC 2 in subnet - 192.168.2.x Is it possible to access one pc from the other by its IP address without special router config? related: How to reach a device on a ...
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A NAT Experiment

I have a Linux box that am using as a router. The box's 'WAN' connection is actually another LAN (the primary LAN). I am trying to use my box/router to create another LAN (the secondary LAN). The ...
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Routing between subnets on different vlans connected by a router/firewall

I have two networks that I'd like to connect with a router/firewall to filter traffic between the two. One network is on a public subnet, let's say 64.22.12.192/27 and the other network is on a ...
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Is it reasonable to put all printers to another subnet?

I have a network of about 90 PCs and about 25 network printers. In near future i will promote one server to DC. However, now PCs on my network have static IP addresses. It is a real mess now with ...
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Allow 2 different subnets to have access to the internet but not each other [closed]

How would I go about getting say 10.0.1.100 and 10.0.0.100 to both have access to the same internet, but not see each other. My Topology can change to make this happen. Currently I have a ...
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Access virtual host of another computer in same network

I made a PHP/MySQL app in my desktop that I access using Apache vhosts (XAMPP). In my host file I added 127.0.0.1 myapp so all I have to type in my browser is http://myapp. How can I access this same ...
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How does IPv6 subnetting work and how does it differ from IPv4 subnetting?

This is a Canonical Question about IPv6 Subnetting. Related: How does IPv4 Subnetting Work? I know a lot about IPv4 Subnetting, and as I prepare to (deploy|work on) an IPv6 ...
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IPTABLE & IP-routed netwok solution for HOST net and VM's subnet

I've got ProxmoxVE2.1 ruled KVM node on Debian and bunch of VM's guests machine. That is how my networking looks like: # network interface settings auto lo iface lo inet loopback # device: eth0 auto ...
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WAN and LAN setup for IPv6

We just got a IPv6 /48 range (a gateway and an IP address) for our company, but I'm unsure about how to set it up. We use FreeBSD 8.4 (pfSense 2.1) as a router/firewall. Currently we have IPv4 setup ...
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IPcop Multiple WAN Subnets

We have an IPcop firewall and have had no issues with it. We've had a block of 10 IP addresses from our colocation provider and have been able port forward from those to internal servers as needed. ...
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smaller CIDR network on larger Class C network

I have a network: 192.168.31.0/24 and computers on the network have static IPs 192.168.31.* I'd like to segregate 5 of those computers (say 192.168.31.201 - 192.168.31.205) and put them behind a ...
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'IPv6' Newbie with IPv6 address assigment

I am new to IP v6 and I am looking to translate some existing private IPv4 addresses into v6 address assignment. Can someone please help me to answer/explain the questions below? If I have an v4 ...
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Counting subnets [closed]

I'm reading about subnetting but have problems with these topologies. The book says that network1 has 4 subnets and network2 has 12 subnets. But I count only 11 subnets in netork2 ? If there is a ...
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How drastically can a public IP change?

On ISP level, is it commonly limited to some subnet mask? Is it possible or rare for an ISP to randomly change an IP's first 2 bytes? Just as a bit of backstory, I'm trying to deter users from ...
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OpenVPN subnet routing on openSuSE

First off: I have looked all over for a solution to this, but couldn't find anything. How can I make OpenVPN's subnet accessible to my LAN? BACKGROUND INFORMATION: I have an openSUSE 12.1 box that ...
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KVM with one host IP and a different subnet for machines

I've already setup a KVM host with proper IP configurations, but my host had me create DHCP and use that to assign the IP's to the machines. I want to see if there's an easier way to do it (or ...
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How to route two subnets to the internet via a linux box acting as router and proxy

I have a linux box that acts as router, DHCP server, and proxy. On my LAN side I need two subnets to have enough IPs: 192.168.100.0 - 192.168.101.255 - is the range I need. Both subnets must be able ...
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multiple physical interfaces with IPs on the same subnet

I have a linux box with 9 NICs on it, and I want eight of them to have unique addresses on the same subnet, e.g.: ifconfig eth1 192.168.123.1 netmask 255.255.0.0 ifconfig eth2 192.168.123.2 netmask ...
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Can't ping D-Link AP From different subnet

I have two different subnets set up on my network (say 10.10.10.* and 10.10.12.*). I am having difficulty pinging a D-Link access point (was a router, now configured to be an AP) located on subnet 1 ...
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dhcp same subnet different vlans

I want to setup my work's network so that all wireless clients get assigned a certain IP range but are on the same subnet as the other network devices. Currently I'm running dnsmasq for DHCP and DNS ...
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One ISP, two switches, two subnets

A quick overview of my environment: Network A: One gateway/DHCP server connected to multiple ISPs and connected to the switch One Netgear GS748T 48 port switch (and a few trunked switches for the ...
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IP Address Planning for our Network

We have a /24 IP Address range for PCs containing 240 allocated addresses at the moment. Our company is planing for expansion of another 50 PCs, our existing IP range is 192.168.8.0/24 Do we add on ...
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RRAS with DHCP when the IP pool is on a different subnet

I run a small business network and the last couple of days I have been setting up some equipment to add VPN capabilities to our network. I've got the following set up: Windows 2008 R2 with RRAS - ...
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Number of Subnets and total hosts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does Subnetting Work? Can someone please tell me what does this term means "A Class C network with 10 subnets" What exactly is 10 subnets? I know a subnet is ...
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Subnet mask calculation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does Subnetting Work? I watched some videos about subnet masks and ip addresses, but I have a question that I couldnt find an answer for it, how to approach this ...
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Network traffic across different (sub-)nets, how does the route get determined? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does Subnetting Work? Imagine there is a small network with 2 subnets. Both of the subnets have their own switch (means: all machines on that subnet share the same ...
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connecting to a network using route command

I have a computer with an external IP(192.168.223.220) and also an internal address (10.1.1.20) in order to connect to some servers that don't have external addresses only 10.1.1.xx . in order to ...
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Connect two networks

Connecting two different offices with a wireless link and linux boxes. Hardware: 2 CISCO RV42, 2 Dual Homed Linux Boxes running debian, 2 2Wire and 2 AirMax 5 Configuration is: Office A LAN A ...
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Server 2003 R2 - II6- granting access to website via IP with subnet range

We are trying to allow for a client to connect to our website. By default we are Denying all access except for those with the specified IPs we have configured to run, everything before has just been a ...
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Is 172.253.16.0/24 a valid private subnet?

I've been administrating an office network that was set up by someone else and I always found this weird about it: Their internal subnet is in this range: 172.253.16.0/24. It's been working fine, but ...
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Share one IP address with a simple router

We have just moved into a new office and have been given our 'internet connection' in the following form: One Ethernet cable in the corner of the room An IP address with subnet mask 255.255.255.0 ...
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Setting up a VM to use a different IP range than vSphere/ESXI host

I currently have a server that is running vSphere 5 (ESXi). My management interface (VMKernel) has an address of 173.198.215.78 and the gateway on that one is 173.198.215.78. It appears to be set up ...
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In what scenarios would a VLAN not align 1:1 with a subnet?

Under what scenarios would a VLAN not align with a subnet. I've been told that genearlly they always go 1 to 1. What are some examples or scenarios, and reasons for anything besides that, and for what ...
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WDS and multiple subnets subnets

Goal: To allow my one WDS server on Subnet A to accept client PXE boots from subnets B, C, D, and E. Setup: Currently, WDS is installed and configured with default settings on my Deployment (Server ...
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Connecting two subnets using an Ubuntu 10.04 LTS as a router

This has been bothering me for a couple of days, I have two subnets: 192.168.1.0/24 : This is the subnet used by my ISP/router. The gateway to the WAN is 192.168.1.1 192.168.2.0/24 : This is a ...
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Calculating the round trip time for ping packets

I am currently practicing for my network & communications course and have managed to confuse myself slightly on a question about packet round trip time. I have made a start but am now a bit stuck! ...
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Multiple subnets on a single interface in EC2

I'm currently working on setting up a QA environment on EC2 along side our production environment. All of the instances are within a VPC setup, with the following subnets: 10.0.83.0/24 - Production ...
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VLSM network subnetting and expanding of ip range

I have a subnet/vlan which is almost full I want to expand it basically my layout currently is below: VLAN ID Useable IP Range Network Mask 10 192.168.1.1 to 192.168.1.14 ...
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multiple subnets on the same cisco switch port

We have several servers on colocation and now trying to re-organize the network by utilizing Cisco ASA 5505 as a router and Cisco 3750x series switch. Network topology is looking like that: ...
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How to reach a device on a different subnet?

I have what may seem to be a basic question about routing, but I ask it because I am not sure where to start. I have a simple network setup: Client1, Win7, 192.168.0.50, default gateway is set as ...
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Block IPs in Local Security Policy

What would be the most efficient way of blocking a list of IPs in Windows 2008's Local Security Policy? Ideally, I would want to block the subnet that the IPs belong to. What IP subnets should I be ...