RFC Editor Model (Version 2)
draft-ietf-iasa2-rfc6635bis-01

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Network Working Group                                    O. Kolkman, Ed.
Internet-Draft
Obsoletes: 6635 (if approved)                            J. Halpern, Ed.
Intended status: Informational                                  Ericsson
Expires: February 25, 2019                                           IAB

                                                          R. Hinden, Ed.
                                                    Check Point Software
                                                         August 24, 2018

                      RFC Editor Model (Version 2)
                     draft-ietf-iasa2-rfc6635bis-01

Abstract

   The RFC Editor model described in this document divides the
   responsibilities for the RFC Series into three functions: the RFC
   Series Editor, the RFC Production Center, and the RFC Publisher.
   Internet Architecture Board (IAB) oversight via the RFC Series
   Oversight Committee (RSOC) is described, as is the relationship
   between the IETF Administration Limited Liability Company and the
   RSOC.  This document reflects the experience gained with "RFC Editor
   Model (Version 1)", documented in RFC 5620; and obsoletes RFC 6635 to
   replace all references to the IASA and related structures with those
   defined by the IASA 2.0 Model.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
     1.1.  The RFC Editor Function . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
   2.  RFC Editor Model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
     2.1.  RFC Series Editor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
       2.1.1.  Strategic Leadership and       Management of the
               Publication and Production Functions  . . . . . . . .   8
       2.1.2.  Representation of the RFC Series  . . . . . . . . . .   8
         2.1.2.1.  Representation to the IETF  . . . . . . . . . . .   8
         2.1.2.2.  External Representation . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
       2.1.3.  Development of RFC Production and Publication . . . .  10
       2.1.4.  Development of the RFC Series . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
       2.1.5.  Workload  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
       2.1.6.  Qualifications  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
       2.1.7.  Conflict of Interest  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
     2.2.  RFC Production Center . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
     2.3.  RFC Publisher . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
   3.  Committees  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
     3.1.  RFC Series Oversight Committee (RSOC) . . . . . . . . . .  13
       3.1.1.  RSOC Composition  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
   4.  Administrative Implementation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
     4.1.  Vendor Selection for the Production and Publisher
           Functions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
     4.2.  Budget  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
     4.3.  Disagreements among Entities Related to the RFC Editor  .  18
     4.4.  Issues with Contractual Impact  . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
   5.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
   6.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
   7.  Acknowledgments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  20
   8.  Change log [RFC Editor: Please remove]  . . . . . . . . . . .  20
   9.  References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21
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