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Some Things just aren't meant to be (on Internet of Things networks). But we can work around that

JohnFen Silver badge


"you could consider assigning static IP addresses to the IoT devices so you know exactly which is which"

Wait, you mean this isn't standard practice? I thought this was considered best practice for at least a decade. DHCP for transient devices, static assignments for everything else. To do otherwise make network management much, much more difficult.

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