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Erik Nordmark

Erik Nordmark works on a software stack for real-time edge computing at Zededa; a startup company based in California, USA. He has been active in the IETF since the early 1990-ies, as key contributor to IPv6 standards, co-chair in Mobile IP and TRILL, and as an Internet Area Director. His interest is in expanding the reach and capability of the Internet standards towards the various edges of the network including further reaching low-powered devices, by providing architectures and standards that are robust and secure across a large range of scales. Erik holds a Technical Licentiate Degree from Uppsala University and a Master of Science from Stanford University.


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Reviewer Internet of Things Directorate (iotdir)

RFCs (25)

RFC Date Title Cited by
RFC 1933 Apr 1996 Transition Mechanisms for IPv6 Hosts and Routers 18 RFCs
RFC 1970 Aug 1996 Neighbor Discovery for IP Version 6 (IPv6) 12 RFCs
RFC 2461 Dec 1998 Neighbor Discovery for IP Version 6 (IPv6) 101 RFCs
RFC 2765 Feb 2000 Stateless IP/ICMP Translation Algorithm (SIIT) 22 RFCs
RFC 2893 Aug 2000 Transition Mechanisms for IPv6 Hosts and Routers 19 RFCs
RFC 3338 Oct 2002 Dual Stack Hosts Using "Bump-in-the-API" (BIA) 3 RFCs
RFC 3542 Jun 2003 Advanced Sockets Application Program Interface (API) for IPv6 14 RFCs
RFC 3587 Aug 2003 IPv6 Global Unicast Address Format 10 RFCs
RFC 3756 May 2004 IPv6 Neighbor Discovery (ND) Trust Models and Threats 37 RFCs
RFC 4007 Mar 2005 IPv6 Scoped Address Architecture 22 RFCs
RFC 4213 Oct 2005 Basic Transition Mechanisms for IPv6 Hosts and Routers 62 RFCs
RFC 4218 Oct 2005 Threats Relating to IPv6 Multihoming Solutions 9 RFCs
RFC 4225 Dec 2005 Mobile IP Version 6 Route Optimization Security Design Background 15 RFCs
RFC 4584 Jul 2006 Extension to Sockets API for Mobile IPv6 3 RFCs
RFC 4861 Sep 2007 Neighbor Discovery for IP version 6 (IPv6) 180 RFCs
RFC 5014 Sep 2007 IPv6 Socket API for Source Address Selection 11 RFCs
RFC 5533 Jun 2009 Shim6: Level 3 Multihoming Shim Protocol for IPv6 24 RFCs
RFC 5942 Jul 2010 IPv6 Subnet Model: The Relationship between Links and Subnet Prefixes 5 RFCs
RFC 6620 May 2012 FCFS SAVI: First-Come, First-Served Source Address Validation Improvement for Locally Assigned IPv6 Addresses 9 RFCs
RFC 6775 Nov 2012 Neighbor Discovery Optimization for IPv6 over Low-Power Wireless Personal Area Networks (6LoWPANs) 35 RFCs
RFC 6788 Nov 2012 The Line-Identification Option 1 RFC
RFC 7048 Jan 2014 Neighbor Unreachability Detection Is Too Impatient 4 RFCs
RFC 7754 Mar 2016 Technical Considerations for Internet Service Blocking and Filtering 8 RFCs
RFC 8319 Feb 2018 Support for Adjustable Maximum Router Lifetimes per Link
RFC 8505 Nov 2018 Registration Extensions for IPv6 over Low-Power Wireless Personal Area Network (6LoWPAN) Neighbor Discovery 16 RFCs

Active Internet-Drafts (2)

Expired Internet-Drafts (67)

(Excluding replaced Internet-Drafts.)

Internet-Draft Activity