Problem Statement for Identity Enabled Networks

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Authors Padma Pillay-Esnault  , Mohamed Boucadair  , Giuseppe Fioccola  , Christian Jacquenet  , Axel Nennker 
Last updated 2018-01-04 (latest revision 2017-07-03)
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This problem statement examines how existing protocols that separate identifiers from their location may benefit from the concept of identity. The proposal laid out herein advocates for a standardized identity/identifier network infrastructure that provides a framework to support identity services in addition to enhancing existing identifier/location mapping and resolution services.


Padma Pillay-Esnault (
Mohamed Boucadair (
Giuseppe Fioccola (
Christian Jacquenet (
Axel Nennker (

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