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IP over InfiniBand (IPoIB) Architecture
RFC 4392

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Subject: Document Action: 'IP over InfiniBand(IPoIB) 
         Architecture' to Informational RFC 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'IP over InfiniBand(IPoIB) Architecture '
   <draft-ietf-ipoib-architecture-05.txt> as an Informational RFC

This document is the product of the IP over InfiniBand Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Margaret Wasserman and Mark Townsley.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:

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Technical Summary

InfiniBand is a high speed, channel based interconnect between
systems and devices.

This document presents an overview of the InfiniBand
architecture. It further describes the requirements and
guidelines for the transmission of IP over InfiniBand.
Discussions in this document are applicable to both IPv4 and
IPv6 unless explicitly specified. The encapsulation of IP over
fabrics are covered in [IPOIB_ENCAP] and [IPOIB_DHCP].
Working Group Summary
This document is a work item of the IPOIB WG.
Protocol Quality
 This document was reviewed for the IESG by Margaret Wasserman.

RFC Editor Note