It's not always a straightforward matter to extend IPv4 tools to manage dual-stack IPv4-IPv6 networks. In this blog we'll look at network device management tasks within the "FCAPS" model framework to help determine IPv6 readiness.
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FCAPS is an acronym for Fault, Configuration, Accounting, Performance, Security. It's is a model and framework for network management defined by the ISO Telecommunications Management Network. This framework can be used to look at the IT management as a whole ranging from applications, servers, communication devices, etc.