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End-to-End Session Identification in IP-Based Multimedia Communication Networks

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This is an older version of an Internet-Draft whose latest revision state is "Replaced".
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Authors Paul Jones , Chris Pearce , James Polk , Gonzalo Salgueiro
Last updated 2012-09-26 (Latest revision 2012-03-25)
Replaces draft-jones-ipmc-session-id
Replaced by draft-ietf-insipid-session-id, draft-ietf-insipid-session-id, RFC 7989
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This document describes an end-to-end Session Identifier for use in IP-based Multimedia Communication systems that enables endpoints, intermediate devices, and management systems to identify a session end-to-end, associate multiple endpoints with a given multipoint conference, track communication sessions when they are redirected, and associate one or more media flows with a given communication session.


Paul Jones
Chris Pearce
James Polk
Gonzalo Salgueiro

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