IPv6 Mesh over BLUETOOTH(R) Low Energy using IPSP

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (6lo WG)
Authors Carles Gomez  , Seyed Darroudi  , Teemu Savolainen 
Last updated 2018-04-19 (latest revision 2017-09-11)
Replaces draft-gomez-6lo-blemesh
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RFC 7668 describes the adaptation of 6LoWPAN techniques to enable IPv6 over Bluetooth low energy networks that follow the star topology. However, recent Bluetooth specifications allow the formation of extended topologies as well. This document specifies the mechanisms needed to enable IPv6 over mesh networks composed of Bluetooth low energy links established by using the Bluetooth Internet Protocol Support Profile.


Carles Gomez (carlesgo@entel.upc.edu)
Seyed Darroudi (sm.darroudi@entel.upc.edu)
Teemu Savolainen (teemu.savolainen@nokia.com)

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