PMIPv6 with Bicasting for Soft Handover
draft-jikim-bpmipv6-00

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Authors Seok Koh  , Ji Kim 
Last updated 2009-09-03
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-jikim-bpmipv6-00.txt

Abstract

This document proposes an enhanced handover scheme on the Proxy Mobile IPv6 (PMIPv6) with bicasting for IP handover (B-PMIPv6). In B- PMIPv6, a mobile node (MN) performs binding update to Local Mobility Anchor (LMA) in advance, and then the LMA begins the bicasting of data packets to the new Mobile Access Gateway (N-MAG) as well as the previous MAG (P-MAG). The B-PMIPv6 minimizes the possible packet losses and handover latency during handover.

Authors

Seok Koh (sjkoh@knu.ac.kr)
Ji Kim (jiin16@gmail.com)

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