Skip to main content

Accessing Cloud Services

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Yaakov (J) Stein , Yuri Gittik, Daniel Kofman, Konstantinos Katsaros , Monique Morrow, Luyuan Fang , Wim Henderickx
Last updated 2014-01-05 (Latest revision 2013-07-04)
RFC stream (None)
Intended RFC status (None)
Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
RFC Editor Note (None)
IESG IESG state Expired
Telechat date (None)
Responsible AD (None)
Send notices to (None)

This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


Cloud services are revolutionizing the way computational resources are provided, but at the expense of requiring an even more revolutionary overhaul of the networking infrastructure needed to deliver them. Much recent work has focused on intra- and inter- datacenter connectivity requirements and architectures, while the "access segment" connecting the cloud services user to the datacenter still needs to be addressed. In this draft we consider tighter integration between the network and the datacenter, in order to improve end-to-end Quality of Experience, while minimizing both networking and computational resource costs.


Yaakov (J) Stein
Yuri Gittik
Daniel Kofman
Konstantinos Katsaros
Monique Morrow
Luyuan Fang
Wim Henderickx

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