A Uniform Resource Name (URN) Namespace for the oneM2M Partnership Project (oneM2M)

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Document: draft-fujimoto-urn-onem2m-00.txt
Expires: December 2016


October 2016

A Uniform Resource Name (URN) Namespace
for the oneM2M Partnership Project (oneM2M)


This document describes the Namespace Identifier (NID) for Uniform 
Resource Namespace (URN) resources published by the oneM2M Partnership
Project (oneM2M). oneM2M defines and manages resources that utilize
this URN name model.  Management activities for these and other
resource types are provided by the oneM2M Secretariat.

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2
2. URN Specification for the oneM2M Namespace Identifier (NID) 2
3. Examples 5
4. Namespace Considerations 6
5. Community Considerations 6
6. Security Considerations 6
7. IANA Considerations 6
8. References 8
9. Author's Addresses 8

1. Introduction

oneM2M is the global standards initiative that covers requirements, 
architecture, API specifications, security solutions and
interoperability for Machine-to-Machine(M2M) and IoT technologies.
This activity is supported by a membership composed of network 
operators, equipment vendors, and other suppliers to the M2M/IoT market.

Some of the technologies being developed by oneM2M need URN namespaces 
that are managed so that they are unique and persistent.  To assure that 
the uniqueness is absolute, the registration of a specific NID for use 
by oneM2m was deemed appropriate. Therefore, a full and complete 
registration will follow the namespace specification process as defined
in RFC 3406 [RFC3406].

2. URN Specification for the oneM2M Namespace Identifier (NID) 

Namespace ID:


Registration Information:

   registration version number: 1
   registration date:           (TBD)

   Declared registrant of the namespace:
      Registering organization 
           Name:    oneM2M Partnership Project
         Address: ETSI
                  650, route des Lucioles
                  06921 Sophia-Antipolis Cedex

      Designated contact
         Role:    Technical expert
         Email:   miguelangel.reinaortega@etsi.org

   Declaration of syntactic structure:

The Namespace Specific String (NSS) of all URNs that use the "1m2m"
NID will have the following structure:


      where the "onem2m-urn" is a US-ASCII string that conforms to the
NSS(Namespace Specific String) Syntax described in RFC 2141 [RFC2141]
and defines a specific resource type.

   Relevant ancillary documentation:

      oneM2M provides information on registration for each URN. More
information about oneM2M and the registration activities and procedures
to be followed are available at:

   Identifier uniqueness considerations:

      oneM2M will manage resources using the "1m2m" NID and will be the 
authority for managing the "onem2m-urn" strings. In the associated 
procedures, oneM2M will ensure the uniqueness of the strings themselves
 or shall permit secondary responsibility for management of well-defined

      oneM2M may permit use of experimental type values that will not be
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