Al Morton
(Alfred Channon Morton)

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Al Morton is a Lead Member of Technical Staff at AT&T Labs, Middletown, New Jersey. He has been a chairman and recognized contributor in US and International network performance standards committees for more than 25 years. He authored or co-authored more than 31 IETF RFCs, and is a committer on several Linux Foundation projects. He has worked at Bell Labs, the U.S. Army Satellite Communications Agency, and Computer Sciences Corporation. Al spends his spare time making and enjoying music with friends and family on the New Jersey Shore, Chicago, Illinois, and wherever his travels take him.


rfc3432 Dec 2002 Network performance measurement with periodic streams
rfc4737 Nov 2006 Packet Reordering Metrics
rfc5357 Oct 2008 A Two-Way Active Measurement Protocol (TWAMP)
rfc5481 Mar 2009 Packet Delay Variation Applicability Statement
rfc5618 Aug 2009 Mixed Security Mode for the Two-Way Active Measurement Protocol (TWAMP)
rfc5644 Oct 2009 IP Performance Metrics (IPPM): Spatial and Multicast
rfc5835 Apr 2010 Framework for Metric Composition
rfc5938 Aug 2010 Individual Session Control Feature for the Two-Way Active Measurement Protocol (TWAMP)
rfc5976 Oct 2010 Y.1541-QOSM: Model for Networks Using Y.1541 Quality-of-Service Classes
rfc6038 Oct 2010 Two-Way Active Measurement Protocol (TWAMP) Reflect Octets and Symmetrical Size Features
rfc6049 Jan 2011 Spatial Composition of Metrics
rfc6076 Jan 2011 Basic Telephony SIP End-to-End Performance Metrics
rfc6248 Apr 2011 RFC 4148 and the IP Performance Metrics (IPPM) Registry of Metrics Are Obsolete
rfc6534 May 2012 Loss Episode Metrics for IP Performance Metrics (IPPM)
rfc6576 Mar 2012 IP Performance Metrics (IPPM) Standard Advancement Testing
rfc6673 Aug 2012 Round-Trip Packet Loss Metrics
rfc6703 Aug 2012 Reporting IP Network Performance Metrics: Different Points of View
rfc6808 Dec 2012 Test Plan and Results Supporting Advancement of RFC 2679 on the Standards Track
rfc6815 Nov 2012 Applicability Statement for RFC 2544: Use on Production Networks Considered Harmful
rfc6985 Jul 2013 IMIX Genome: Specification of Variable Packet Sizes for Additional Testing
rfc7290 Jul 2014 Test Plan and Results for Advancing RFC 2680 on the Standards Track
rfc7312 Aug 2014 Advanced Stream and Sampling Framework for IP Performance Metrics (IPPM)
rfc7398 Feb 2015 A Reference Path and Measurement Points for Large-Scale Measurement of Broadband Performance
rfc7497 Apr 2015 Rate Measurement Test Protocol Problem Statement and Requirements
rfc7594 Sep 2015 A Framework for Large-Scale Measurement of Broadband Performance (LMAP)
rfc7679 Jan 2016 A One-Way Delay Metric for IP Performance Metrics (IPPM)
rfc7680 Jan 2016 A One-Way Loss Metric for IP Performance Metrics (IPPM)
rfc7718 Dec 2015 Registries for the One-Way Active Measurement Protocol (OWAMP)
rfc7799 May 2016 Active and Passive Metrics and Methods (with Hybrid Types In-Between)
rfc8172 Jul 2017 Considerations for Benchmarking Virtual Network Functions and Their Infrastructure
rfc8204 Sep 2017 Benchmarking Virtual Switches in the Open Platform for NFV (OPNFV)
rfc8337 Mar 2018 Model-Based Metrics for Bulk Transport Capacity
rfc8404 Jul 2018 Effects of Pervasive Encryption on Operators
rfc8468 Nov 2018 IPv4, IPv6, and IPv4-IPv6 Coexistence: Updates for the IP Performance Metrics (IPPM) Framework
rfc8545 Mar 2019 Well-Known Port Assignments for the One-Way Active Measurement Protocol (OWAMP) and the Two-Way Active Measurement Protocol (TWAMP)