A Telephone Number Mapping (ENUM) Service Registration for Instant Messaging (IM) Services
RFC 5028

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    RFC Editor <rfc-editor@rfc-editor.org>, 
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Subject: Protocol Action: 'A Telephone Number Mapping (ENUM) 
         Service Registration for Instant Messaging (IM) Services' to 
         Proposed Standard 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'A Telephone Number Mapping (ENUM) Service Registration for Instant 
   Messaging (IM) Services '
   <draft-ietf-enum-im-service-04.txt> as a Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the Telephone Number Mapping Working 
Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Jon Peterson and Cullen Jennings.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:
http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-enum-im-service-04.txt

Technical Summary
 
This document registers a Telephone Number Mapping (ENUM) service for
Instant Messaging (IM).  Specifically, this document focuses on
provisioning 'im:' URIs in ENUM.
 
Working Group Summary
 
The document represents another mapping of E.164 number to an application,
in this case instant messaging services. This service might assist global
operators in integrating IM and SMS services transparently.
 
Protocol Quality
 
This document was reviewed for the IESG by Jon Peterson.