Homenet Naming and Service Discovery Architecture

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (homenet WG)
Author Ted Lemon 
Last updated 2017-01-09 (latest revision 2016-07-08)
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status Informational
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Stream WG state Candidate for WG Adoption
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This document recommends a naming and service discovery resolution architecture for homenets. This architecture covers local and global publication of names, discusses security and privacy implications, and addresses those implications. The architecture also covers name resolution and service discovery for hosts on the homenet, and for hosts that roam off of the homenet and still need access to homenet services.


Ted Lemon (ted.lemon@nominum.com)

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