Fully Qualified Domain Name (FQDN) Tutorial

Fully Qualified Domain Name (FQDN) Tutorial

The Fully Qualified Domain Name or FQDN which is also called as absolute domain name is used to specify a specific host in the DNS system. Even FQDN can be used for different resources it is generally used to identify and define hosts in computer networks via the DNS protocol. The FQDN provides a list … Read more

How To Use IP Address to Find MAC Address?

How To Use IP Address to Find MAC Address?

The IP address is used to address different hosts in a network with different identities. The MAC address is used to identify different network interfaces in a local area network or LAN. Even IP address is the global way to find a host in the last step of transmission the MAC address is used to … Read more

How To Find/Resolve Hostname From IP Address?

How To Find/Resolve Hostname From IP Address?

The IP address is used to address hosts by using numbers in a network. The hostname is used to address hosts by using canonical names. The hostname is more human-friendly and easy to remember than an IP address. The computer networks use the IP address to transmit packets. But the hostnames are used by the … Read more

Testing Network Connectivity with ping Command on MacOSX

Testing Network Connectivity with ping Command on MacOSX

Ping is a popular command and tool used to check and test the network connectivity on computer networks. The ping command simply sends ICMP packets to the target system to get a response to their requests. When the request is replied this means there is no problem with the network connectivity problem with the target … Read more

hping / hping2 / hping3 Network Packet Generator Tutorial

hping / hping2 / hping3 Network Packet Generator Tutorial

hping is a network tool in order to create or generate network packets in order to test network, service, or system performance. hping is an old tool developed by different entities and named with new versions like hping2 or hping3. In most cases, you can use the command which is provided by your operating system … Read more

Best Ping Test IP Addresses (Google DNS 8.8.8.8, Cloudflare DNS 1.1.1.1)

Best Ping Test IP Addresses (Google DNS 8.8.8.8, Cloudflare DNS 1.1.1.1)

Ping tests are an important part of the network administrators’ daily operations. Ping tests are generally done according to the target location. Even there are different IP addresses for ping tests the 8.8.8.8 is the most popular IP address for the internet connectivity ping test but also the 1.1.1.1 IP address is also used for … Read more

How To Ping IPv6 In Linux, Windows, and MacOS?

How To Ping IPv6 In Linux, Windows, and MacOS?

The ping is one of the most popular tools to diagnose network connectivity problems to the remote systems. Ping command is a network tool which can be used with a different type of networks and protocols. Today the internet and network infrastructure mainly use IPv4 as a network layer but the next generation IPv6 is … Read more

How To Ping Google?

How To Ping Google?

Google is is a multinational technology company with a lot of different services for internet users, companies, individuals even local businesses. Most of the Google services are provided via the internet. The google.com domain provides the Google core service named Google Search and other services as subdomains. In this tutorial, we will examine how to … Read more