5G Session Continuity Support in MPTCP

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This document describes how 5G session continuity can affect MPTCP. For now only potential performance issues are identified. This document aims to document discussions that took place at the IETF on this subject, to facilitate future deployment of MPTCP over 5G.


Xavier de Foy (xavier.defoy@interdigital.com)
Ulises Olvera (ulises.olvera-hernandez@interdigital.com)
Uma Chunduri (uma.chunduri@huawei.com)

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