Stream Control Transmission Protocol

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (tsvwg WG)
Author Randall Stewart 
Last updated 2007-07-05 (latest revision 2001-05-16)
Replaced by RFC 4960
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This document describes the Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP). SCTP is designed to transport PSTN signaling messages over IP networks, but is capable of broader applications.


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