Information-centric Networking: Baseline Scenarios
draft-irtf-icnrg-scenarios-00

The information below is for an old version of the document
Document Type Active Internet-Draft (icnrg RG)
Last updated 2013-10-16
Stream IRTF
Intended RFC status (None)
Formats plain text pdf html bibtex
IETF conflict review conflict-review-irtf-icnrg-scenarios
Stream IRTF state (None)
Consensus Boilerplate Unknown
Document shepherd None
IESG IESG state I-D Exists
Telechat date
Responsible AD (None)
Send notices to (None)
ICNRG                                                K. Pentikousis, Ed.
Internet-Draft                                                      EICT
Intended Status: Informational                                 B. Ohlman
Expires: April 19, 2014                                         Ericsson
                                                               D. Corujo
                                                  Universidade de Aveiro
                                                               G. Boggia
                                                     Politecnico di Bari
                                                                G. Tyson
                                        Queen Mary, University of London
                                                               E. Davies
                                                  Trinity College Dublin
                                                             A. Molinaro
                                                                   UNIRC
                                                                  S. Eum
                                                                    NICT
                                                        October 16, 2013

           Information-centric Networking: Baseline Scenarios
                     draft-irtf-icnrg-scenarios-00

Abstract

   This document aims at establishing a common understanding about the
   evaluation of different information-centric networking (ICN)
   approaches so that they can be tested and compared against each other
   while showcasing their own advantages.  Towards this end, we review
   the ICN literature and document scenarios which have been considered
   in previous performance evaluation studies.  We discuss a variety of
   aspects that an ICN solution can address.  This includes general
   aspects, such as, network efficiency, reduced complexity, increased
   scalability and reliability, mobility support, multicast and caching
   performance, real-time communication efficacy, energy consumption
   frugality, and disruption and delay tolerance.  We detail ICN-
   specific aspects as well, such as information security and trust,
   persistence, availability, provenance, and location independence. 

Status of this Memo

   This Internet-Draft is submitted to IETF in full conformance with the
   provisions of BCP 78 and BCP 79.

   Internet-Drafts are working documents of the Internet Engineering
   Task Force (IETF), its areas, and its working groups.  Note that
   other groups may also distribute working documents as
 

Pentikousis, et al.      Expires April 19, 2014                 [Page 1]
INTERNET DRAFT           ICN Baseline Scenarios         October 16, 2013

   Internet-Drafts.

   Internet-Drafts are draft documents valid for a maximum of six months
   and may be updated, replaced, or obsoleted by other documents at any
   time.  It is inappropriate to use Internet-Drafts as reference
   material or to cite them other than as "work in progress."

   The list of current Internet-Drafts can be accessed at
   http://www.ietf.org/1id-abstracts.html

   The list of Internet-Draft Shadow Directories can be accessed at
   http://www.ietf.org/shadow.html

Copyright and License Notice

   Copyright (c) 2013 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the
   document authors. All rights reserved.

   This document is subject to BCP 78 and the IETF Trust's Legal
   Provisions Relating to IETF Documents
   (http://trustee.ietf.org/license-info) in effect on the date of
   publication of this document. Please review these documents
   carefully, as they describe your rights and restrictions with respect
   to this document.

Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3
   2.  Social Networking  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4
   3.  Real-time Communication  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6
   4.  Mobile Networking  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7
   5.  Infrastructure Sharing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9
   6.  Content Dissemination  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
   7.  Vehicular Networking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
   8.  Multiply-connected Nodes and Economics . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
   9.  Energy Efficiency  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
   10.  Delay- and Disruption-Tolerance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
   11.  Internet of Things  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
   12.  Smart City  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28
   13.  Operation across Multiple Network Paradigms . . . . . . . . . 30
   14.  Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31
   15.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32
   16.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32
Show full document text