The Internet Routing Overlay Network (IRON)
RFC 6179

Approval announcement
Draft of message to be sent after approval:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: irsg@isi.edu, tony.li@tony.li, rrg@irtf.org
Cc: The IESG <iesg@ietf.org>, <iana@iana.org>, ietf-announce@ietf.org
Subject: Re: Experimental RFC to be: draft-templin-iron-17.txt

The IESG has no problem with the publication of 'The Internet Routing
Overlay Network (IRON)' <draft-templin-iron-17.txt> as an Experimental
RFC.

The IESG would also like the IRSG to review the comments in 
the datatracker 
(https://datatracker.ietf.org/public/pidtracker.cgi?command=view_id&dTag=19595&rfc_flag=0)
related to this document and determine whether or not they merit 
incorporation into the document. Comments may exist in both the ballot 
and the comment log. 

The IESG contact person is Jari Arkko.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:
http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-templin-iron-17.txt


The process for such documents is described at
http://www.rfc-editor.org/indsubs.html.

Thank you,

The IESG Secretary

Technical Summary

   This is a description of the IRON mechanism that
   addresses routing scalability concerns in the Internet.

Working Group Summary

   This is an independent submission via the RFC Editor,
   but has been discussed in the IRTF Routing Research Group.

Document Quality

   n.a.

Personnel

   The Document Shepherd is Tony Li and the responsible
   Area Director is Jari Arkko.

IESG Note

  Per RFC 5742 our recommendation is the following for version -17
  of this draft:

  1. The IESG has concluded that there is no conflict between this
      document and IETF work.