Efficient XML Interchange Capability for NETCONF

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Author Robert Varga 
Last updated 2014-09-04 (latest revision 2014-03-03)
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The Network Configuration Protocol (NETCONF) provides mechanisms to install, manipulate, and delete the configuration of network devices via exchange of XML messages in textual representation. Efficient XML Interchange (EXI) is a W3C-recommended binary representation of XML Information Set, which is more efficient from both CPU and bandwidth utilization perspective. This document defines a capability-based extension to the NETCONF protocol that allows peers to agree to exchange protocol messages using EXI encoding.


Robert Varga (robert.varga@pantheon.sk)

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