This chapter describes how to administer the TCP/IP protocol on systems that have Oracle Solaris installed. The tasks that are in this chapter assume that you have an operational TCP/IP network at your site, either IPv4-only or a dual-stack IPv4/IPv6 network.
For information about planning your network deployment, see Planning for Network Deployment in Oracle Solaris 11.3.
For network configuration tasks, see Configuring and Managing Network Components in Oracle Solaris 11.3.
For information about some of the commands that are described in this chapter to observe network traffic usage at the different layers of the Oracle Solaris network protocol stack, see Chapter 2, Using Observability Tools to Monitor Network Traffic Usage in Troubleshooting Network Administration Issues in Oracle Solaris 11.3.
This chapter contains the following topics: