Service Registration Protocol for DNS-Based Service Discovery
draft-sctl-service-registration-02

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (dnssd WG)
Last updated 2018-09-29 (latest revision 2018-07-15)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-sctl-service-registration-02.txt

Abstract

The DNS-SD Service Registration Protocol uses the standard DNS Update mechanism to enable DNS-Based Service Discovery using only unicast packets. This eliminates the dependency on Multicast DNS as the foundation layer, which greatly improves scalability and improves performance on networks where multicast service is not an optimal choice, particularly 802.11 (Wi-Fi) and 802.15.4 (IoT) networks. DNS-SD Service registration uses public keys and SIG(0) to allow services to defend their registrations against attack.

Authors

Stuart Cheshire (cheshire@apple.com)
Ted Lemon (mellon@fugue.com)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)