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The Internet Routing Overlay Network (IRON)

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From: The IESG <>
Cc: The IESG <>, <>,
Subject: Re: Experimental RFC to be: draft-templin-iron-17.txt

The IESG has no problem with the publication of 'The Internet Routing
Overlay Network (IRON)' <draft-templin-iron-17.txt> as an Experimental

The IESG would also like the IRSG to review the comments in 
the datatracker 
related to this document and determine whether or not they merit 
incorporation into the document. Comments may exist in both the ballot 
and the comment log. 

The IESG contact person is Jari Arkko.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:

The process for such documents is described at

Thank you,

The IESG Secretary

Ballot Text

Technical Summary

   This is a description of the IRON mechanism that
   addresses routing scalability concerns in the Internet.

Working Group Summary

   This is an independent submission via the RFC Editor,
   but has been discussed in the IRTF Routing Research Group.

Document Quality



   The Document Shepherd is Tony Li and the responsible
   Area Director is Jari Arkko.


  Per RFC 5742 our recommendation is the following for version -17
  of this draft:

  1. The IESG has concluded that there is no conflict between this
      document and IETF work.

RFC Editor Note