Efficient XML Interchange Capability for NETCONF
draft-varga-netconf-exi-capability-02

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Author Robert Varga 
Last updated 2014-09-04 (latest revision 2014-03-03)
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Abstract

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.

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Robert Varga (robert.varga@pantheon.sk)

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