SCHC over NB-IoT
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lpwan Working Group                                             E. Ramos
Internet-Draft                                                  Ericsson
Intended status: Informational                               A. Minaburo
Expires: November 5, 2019                                         Acklio
                                                            May 04, 2019

                            SCHC over NB-IoT
                  draft-ietf-lpwan-schc-over-nbiot-00

Abstract

   The Static Context Header Compression (SCHC) specification describes
   a header compression and fragmentation functionalities for LPWAN (Low
   Power Wide Area Networks) technologies.  SCHC was designed to be
   adapted over any of the LPWAN technologies.

   This document describes the use of SCHC over the NB-IoT wireless
   access, and provides elements for an efficient parameterization.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
   2.  Terminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
   3.  Architecture  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
   4.  Data Transmission . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
   5.  IP based Data Transmission  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
     5.1.  SCHC over User Plane transmissions  . . . . . . . . . . .   7
       5.1.1.  SCHC Entities Placing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
     5.2.  Data Over Control Plane . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
       5.2.1.  SCHC Entities Placing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
     5.3.  Parameters for Static Context Header Compression (SCHC) .  10
       5.3.1.  SCHC Context initialization . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
       5.3.2.  SCHC Rules  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
       5.3.3.  Rule ID . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
       5.3.4.  SCHC MAX_PACKET_SIZE  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
       5.3.5.  Fragmentation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
   6.  Non-IP based Data Transmission  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
     6.1.  SCHC Entities Placing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
     6.2.  Parameters for Static Context Header Compression  . . . .  13
       6.2.1.  SCHC Context initialization . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
       6.2.2.  SCHC Rules  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
       6.2.3.  Rule ID . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
       6.2.4.  SCHC MAX_PACKET_SIZE  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
     6.3.  Fragmentation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
       6.3.1.  Fragmentation modes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
       6.3.2.  Fragmentation Parameters(TBD) . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
   7.  Padding . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
   8.  Security considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
   9.  3GPP References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
   10. Appendix  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
     10.1.  NB-IoT User Plane protocol architecture  . . . . . . . .  16
       10.1.1.  Packet Data Convergence Protocol (PDCP)  . . . . . .  16
       10.1.2.  Radio Link Protocol (RLC)  . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
       10.1.3.  Medium Access Control (MAC)  . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
     10.2.  NB-IoT Data over NAS (DoNAS) . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
   11. Informative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21
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