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Diameter General Purpose Session

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Marco Liebsch , Gottfried Punz
Last updated 2011-06-24
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The Diameter protocol has specified and relies on the use of per-user sessions, which are established between a Diameter client and server during a user's authentication and authorization procedure. This document proposes an extension to the Diameter session concept to establish a general purpose Diameter session for signaling the context of multiple users, such as for group handling or application state restoration.


Marco Liebsch
Gottfried Punz

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