ILNP Architectural Description
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draft-irtf-rrg-ilnp-arch-03.txt                             Consultant
Expires:  17 NOV 2012                                        SN Bhatti
Category: Experimental                                   U. St Andrews
                                                           17 May 2012

                     ILNP Architectural Description
                    draft-irtf-rrg-ilnp-arch-03.txt

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   This document is not on the IETF standards-track and does not
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   This document is part of the ILNP document set, which has had
   extensive review within the IRTF Routing Research Group.  ILNP
   is one of the recommendations made by the RG Chairs. Separately,
   various refereed research papers on ILNP have also been published
   during this decade. So the ideas contained herein have had much
   broader review than the IRTF Routing RG. The views in this
   document were considered controversial by the Routing RG, but the
   RG reached a consensus that the document still should be
   published. The Routing RG has had remarkably little consensus on
   anything, so virtually all Routing RG outputs are considered
   controversial.

Abstract

   This document provides an Architectural description and the
   Concept of Operations for the Identifier-Locator Network Protocol
   (ILNP), which is an experimental, evolutionary enhancement to
   IP. This is a product of the IRTF Routing RG.

Table of Contents

      1. Introduction .........................................?
      2. Architectural Overview................................?
      3. Architectural Changes Introduced by ILNP..............?
      4. ILNP Basic Connectivity...............................?
      5. Multi-Homing & Multi-Path Transport...................?
      6. Mobility..............................................?
      7. IP Security with ILNP.................................?
      8. Backwards Compatibility & Incremental Deployment......?
      9. Security Considerations ..............................?
     10. Privacy Considerations................................?
     11. IANA Considerations ..................................?
     12. References ...........................................?

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