Distributed Mobility Management Protocol for WiFi Users in Fixed Network

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Authors Behcet Sarikaya  , Li Xue 
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As networks are moving towards flat architectures, a distributed approach is needed to mobility management. This document defines a distributed mobility management protocol. 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 (sarikaya@ieee.org)
Li Xue (xueli@huawei.com)

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