Use Cases and Operational Experience with Multipath TCP

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The IESG has approved the following document:
- 'Use Cases and Operational Experience with Multipath TCP'
  (draft-ietf-mptcp-experience-07.txt) as Informational RFC

This document is the product of the Multipath TCP Working Group.

The IESG contact persons are Mirja K├╝hlewind and Spencer Dawkins.

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Technical Summary

   This document discusses both use cases and operational experience with Multipath TCP in real world networks.  It lists several prominent use cases for which Multipath TCP has been considered and is being used.  It also gives insight to some heuristics and decisions that have helped to realize these use cases.

Working Group Summary

   The WG consensus is good. 

Document Quality

   The document has been written by several of the people who have implemented the MPTCP protocol and who are intimately involved in its deployment. The document is very informative. 


   The Document Shepherd is Philip Eardley. The Responsible Area Director is Mirja K├╝hlewind.