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Tommy Pauly
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Tommy Pauly is an engineer at Apple. There, he works on the networking stack for Appleā€™s client operating systems, focusing on areas including secure transport protocols and APIs, VPNs, IPv6, and DNS. He currently co-chairs the HTTP and IPPM Working Groups, and is a member of the IAB.


Role Group Email
Chair HTTP (httpbis)
Chair IP Performance Measurement (ippm)
Chair IAB workshop on Management Techniques in Encrypted Networks (M-TEN) (mtenws)
Chair IAB Workshop on Barriers to Internet Access of Services (BIAS) (biasws)
Delegate Evolvability, Deployability, & Maintainability (edm)
Lead Evolvability, Deployability, & Maintainability (edm)
Member Internet Architecture Board (iab)
Reviewer Internet Area Directorate (intdir)
Reviewer Transport Area Review Team (tsvart)

RFCs (14)

RFC Date Title Cited by
RFC 8229 Aug 2017 TCP Encapsulation of IKE and IPsec Packets 5 RFCs
RFC 8305 Dec 2017 Happy Eyeballs Version 2: Better Connectivity Using Concurrency 17 RFCs
RFC 8598 May 2019 Split DNS Configuration for the Internet Key Exchange Protocol Version 2 (IKEv2) 1 RFC
RFC 8801 Jul 2020 Discovering Provisioning Domain Names and Data 2 RFCs
RFC 8908 Sep 2020 Captive Portal API 1 RFC
RFC 8922 Oct 2020 A Survey of the Interaction between Security Protocols and Transport Services 2 RFCs
RFC 9149 Apr 2022 TLS Ticket Requests 1 RFC
RFC 9170 Dec 2021 Long-Term Viability of Protocol Extension Mechanisms 2 RFCs
RFC 9221 Mar 2022 An Unreliable Datagram Extension to QUIC 3 RFCs
RFC 9230 Jun 2022 Oblivious DNS over HTTPS 1 RFC
RFC 9329 Nov 2022 TCP Encapsulation of Internet Key Exchange Protocol (IKE) and IPsec Packets
RFC 9419 Jul 2023 Considerations on Application - Network Collaboration Using Path Signals
RFC 9462 Nov 2023 Discovery of Designated Resolvers 1 RFC
RFC 9484 Oct 2023 Proxying IP in HTTP

Active Internet-Drafts (16)

Expired Internet-Drafts (48)

(Excluding replaced Internet-Drafts.)

Internet-Draft Activity