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Distributed Mobility Management Protocol for WiFi Users in Fixed Network

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Behcet Sarikaya , Li Xue
Last updated 2018-05-03 (Latest revision 2017-10-30)
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As networks are moving towards flat architectures, a distributed approach is needed to mobility management. This document presents a use case distributed mobility management protocol called Distributed Mobility Management for Wi-Fi. The protocol is based on mobility aware virtualized routing system with software-defined network support. Routing is in Layer 2 in the access network and in Layer 3 in the core network. Smart phones access the network over IEEE 802.11 (Wi-Fi) interface and can move in home, hotspot and enterprise buildings.


Behcet Sarikaya
Li Xue

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