A Framework for Differentiated Services

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (diffserv WG)
Authors Brian Carpenter  , Srinivasan Keshav  , Dinesh Verma  , Mark Carlson  , Börje Ohlman  , Steven Blake  , Yoram Bernet  , James Binder  , Walter Weiss  , Elwyn Davies 
Last updated 1999-03-01
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This document provides a general description of issues related to the definition, configuration and management of services enabled by the differentiated services architecture [DSARCH]. This document should be read along with its companion documents, the differentiated services architecture [DSARCH] and the definition of the DS field [DSHEAD]. A glossary of specialist terms used may be found in [DSARCH].


Brian Carpenter (brc@zurich.ibm.com)
Srinivasan Keshav (keshav@research.att.com)
Dinesh Verma (dverma@us.ibm.com)
Mark Carlson (mark.carlson@sun.com)
Börje Ohlman (Borje.Ohlman@ericsson.com)
Steven Blake (slblake@torrentnet.com)
Yoram Bernet (yoramb@microsoft.com)
James Binder (james_binder@3com.com)
Walter Weiss (wweiss@ellacoya.com)
Elwyn Davies (elwynd@dial.pipex.com)

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