QUIC: A UDP-Based Secure and Reliable Transport for HTTP/2
draft-tsvwg-quic-protocol-02

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual in tsv area)
Last updated 2016-01-13
Replaced by draft-hamilton-early-deployment-quic
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active.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-tsvwg-quic-protocol-02.txt

Abstract

QUIC (Quick UDP Internet Connection) is a new multiplexed and secure transport atop UDP, designed from the ground up and optimized for HTTP/2 semantics. While built with HTTP/2 as the primary application protocol, QUIC builds on decades of transport and security experience, and implements mechanisms that make it attractive as a modern general-purpose transport. QUIC provides multiplexing and flow control equivalent to HTTP/2, security equivalent to TLS, and connection semantics, reliability, and congestion control equivalent to TCP.

Authors

Ryan Hamilton (rch@google.com)
Janardhan Iyengar (jri@google.com)
Ian Swett (ianswett@google.com)
Alyssa Wilk (alyssar@google.com)

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