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Extensions of Host Identity Protocol (HIP) with Hierarchical Information

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Last updated: 2012-09-13 (latest revision 2012-03-12)
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This document explores the benefits brought by extending the Host Identity Protocol (HIP) with hierarchical information. In addition, three types of candidate solutions are introduced.


Xiaohu Xu <>
Sheng Jiang <>
Dacheng Zhang <>
Dmitry Korzun <>
Zehn Cao <>

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