NETCONF Call Home and RESTCONF Call Home
draft-ietf-netconf-call-home-17

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Replaces draft-ietf-netconf-reverse-ssh
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NETCONF Working Group                                          K. Watsen
Internet-Draft                                          Juniper Networks
Intended status: Standards Track                       December 22, 2015
Expires: June 24, 2016

                NETCONF Call Home and RESTCONF Call Home
                    draft-ietf-netconf-call-home-17

Abstract

   This RFC presents NETCONF Call Home and RESTCONF Call Home, which
   enable a NETCONF or RESTCONF server to initiate a secure connection
   to a NETCONF or RESTCONF client respectively.

Editorial Note (To be removed by RFC Editor)

   This draft contains many placeholder values that need to be replaced
   with finalized values at the time of publication.  This note
   summarizes all of the substitutions that are needed.  Please note
   that no other RFC Editor instructions are specified anywhere else in
   this document.

   Artwork in this document contains placeholder references for this
   draft.  Please apply the following replacement:

   o  "XXXX" --> the assigned RFC value for this draft

   This document contains references to another draft in progress, both
   in the Normative References section, as well as in body text
   throughout.  Please update the following reference to reflect its
   final RFC assignment:

   o  draft-ietf-netconf-restconf

   Artwork in this document contains placeholder values for ports
   pending IANA assignment from "draft-ietf-netconf-call-home".  Please
   apply the following replacements:

   o  "PORT-X" --> the assigned port value for "netconf-ch-ssh"

   o  "PORT-Y" --> the assigned port value for "netconf-ch-tls"

   o  "PORT-Z" --> the assigned port value for "restconf-ch-tls"

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Status of This Memo

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
     1.1.  Motivation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
     1.2.  Requirements Terminology  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
     1.3.  Applicability Statement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
     1.4.  Relation to RFC 4253  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
     1.5.  The NETCONF/RESTCONF Convention . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
   2.  Solution Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
   3.  The NETCONF or RESTCONF Client  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     3.1.  Protocol Operation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     3.2.  Configuration Data Model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
   4.  The NETCONF or RESTCONF Server  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
     4.1.  Protocol Operation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
     4.2.  Configuration Data Model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
   5.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9

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   6.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
   7.  Acknowledgements  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
   8.  References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
     8.1.  Normative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
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