Network topology considerations in the MIDCOM Architectural framework

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Author Cedric Aoun 
Last updated 2001-06-25
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In the present Internet architecture, packet transparency is lost due to the introduction of Middle Boxes that either modifies the contents of the IP packet, or drops it (Ref [RFC2775]). This draft presents in the context of the MIDCOM workgroup framework several Middle Boxes network deployment scenarios that needs to be considered.


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