Active IETF working groups

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Applications and Real-Time Area (art)

art Area Directors (ADs)

art area-specific web pages

art active WGs (25)

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
Barry Audio/Video Transport Core Maintenance Roni Even  , Jonathan Lennox 
Murray Binary Floor Control Protocol Bis Keith Drage  , Charles Eckel 
Barry Calendaring Extensions Bron Gondwana  , Daniel Migault 
Barry Captive Portal Interaction Erik Kline  , Martin Thomson 
Barry Concise Binary Object Representation Maintenance and Extensions Francesca Palombini  , Jim Schaad 
Barry Content Delivery Networks Interconnection François Le Faucheur  , Kevin Ma  , Phil Sorber 
Murray Codec Encoding for LossLess Archiving and Realtime transmission Spencer Dawkins  , Michael Richardson 
Barry Constrained RESTful Environments Jaime Jimenez  , Marco Tiloca 
Barry Dispatch Ben Campbell  , Patrick McManus 
Murray Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting & Conformance Seth Blank  , Alexey Melnikov  , Tim Wicinski 
Murray Emergency Context Resolution with Internet Technologies Allison Mankin  , Roger Marshall 
Barry Email mailstore and eXtensions To Revise or Amend Bron Gondwana  , Jiankang Yao 
Barry HTTP Mark Nottingham  , Tommy Pauly 
Murray Interactive Connectivity Establishment Ari Keränen 
Barry JSON Mail Access Protocol Jim Fenton  , Bron Gondwana 
Murray Multiparty Multimedia Session Control Flemming Andreasen  , Bo Burman 
Murray Privacy Enhanced RTP Conferencing Suhas Nandakumar  , Nils Ohlmeier 
Barry Registration Protocols Extensions James Galvin  , Antoin Verschuren 
Murray Relay User Machine Paul Kyzivat  , Brian Rosen 
Murray SIP Best-practice Recommendations Against Network Dangers to privacY Gonzalo Camarillo  , Gonzalo Salgueiro 
Murray Session Initiation Protocol Core Jean Mahoney  , Brian Rosen 
Murray Secure Telephone Identity Revisited Russ Housley  , Robert Sparks 
Barry Using TLS in Applications Leif Johansson  , Valery Smyslov 
Barry WebTransport Bernard Aboba  , David Schinazi 
Murray Web Packaging David Lawrence  , Sean Turner 

General Area (gen)

gen Area Director (AD)

gen area-specific web pages

gen active WGs (3)

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
Alissa General Area Dispatch Francesca Palombini  , Pete Resnick 
Alissa GitHub Integration and Tooling Paul Hoffman  , Christopher Wood 
Alissa Stay Home Meet Only Online Amelia Andersdotter  , Suresh Krishnan 

Internet Area (int)

int Area Directors (ADs)

int area-specific web pages

int active WGs (17)

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
Erik IPv6 over Networks of Resource-constrained Nodes Shwetha Bhandari  , Carles Gomez 
Erik IPv6 Maintenance Bob Hinden  , Ole Trøan 
Erik IPv6 over the TSCH mode of IEEE 802.15.4e Pascal Thubert  , Thomas Watteyne 
Barry Adaptive DNS Discovery Glenn Deen  , David Lawrence  (Assigned AD: Barry Leiba  )
Éric Dynamic Host Configuration Bernie Volz  , Timothy Winters 
Erik Distributed Mobility Management Sri Gundavelli  , Dapeng Liu  , Satoru Matsushima 
Éric Extensions for Scalable DNS Service Discovery David Schinazi  , Barbara Stark 
Éric DNS PRIVate Exchange Brian Haberman  , Tim Wicinski 
Éric Drone Remote ID Protocol Mohamed Boucadair  , Daniel Migault 
Éric Host Identity Protocol Gonzalo Camarillo 
Éric Home Networking Stephen Farrell  , Barbara Stark 
Éric Internet Area Working Group Wassim Haddad  , Juan-Carlos Zúñiga 
Erik IP Wireless Access in Vehicular Environments Carlos Bernardos  , Russ Housley 
Éric IPv6 over Low Power Wide-Area Networks Alexander Pelov  , Pascal Thubert 
Erik Light-Weight Implementation Guidance Zhen Cao  , Mohit Sethi 
Erik Network Time Protocol Karen O'Donoghue  , Dieter Sibold 
Erik Timing over IP Connection and Transfer of Clock Karen O'Donoghue  , Yaakov Stein 

Operations and Management Area (ops)

ops Area Directors (ADs)

ops area-specific web pages

ops active WGs (14)

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
Robert Autonomic Networking Integrated Model and Approach Toerless Eckert  , Sheng Jiang 
Warren Benchmarking Methodology Sarah Banks  , Al Morton 
Robert Diameter Maintenance and Extensions Jouni Korhonen  , Lionel Morand 
Warren Domain Name System Operations Benno Overeinder  , Tim Wicinski  , Suzanne Woolf 
Warren Global Routing Operations Chris Morrow  , Job Snijders 
Warren MBONE Deployment Leonard Giuliano  , Greg Shepherd 
Éric Media OPerationS Leslie Daigle  , Kyle Rose  (Assigned AD: Éric Vyncke  )
Robert Network Configuration Mahesh Jethanandani  , Kent Watsen 
Robert Network Modeling Lou Berger  , Joel Jaeggli  , Kent Watsen 
Robert Operations and Management Area Working Group Joe Clarke  , Tianran Zhou 
Warren Operational Security Capabilities for IP Network Infrastructure Ron Bonica  , Jen Linkova 
Benjamin RADIUS EXTensions Lionel Morand  , Stefan Winter  (Assigned AD: Benjamin Kaduk  )
Warren SIDR Operations Chris Morrow  , Keyur Patel 
Warren IPv6 Operations Fred Baker  , Ron Bonica 

Routing Area (rtg)

rtg Area Directors (ADs)

rtg area-specific web pages

rtg active WGs (24)

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
Martin Babel routing protocol Donald Eastlake  , Russ White 
Martin BGP Enabled ServiceS Matthew Bocci  , Stephane Litkowski 
Martin Bidirectional Forwarding Detection Jeffrey Haas  , Reshad Rahman 
Alvaro Bit Indexed Explicit Replication Tony Przygienda  , Greg Shepherd 
Deborah Common Control and Measurement Plane Daniele Ceccarelli  , Fatai Zhang 
Deborah Deterministic Networking Lou Berger  , János Farkas 
Martin Interface to the Routing System Susan Hares  , Russ White 
Alvaro Inter-Domain Routing Susan Hares  , John Scudder 
Deborah Locator/ID Separation Protocol Joel Halpern  , Luigi Iannone 
Alvaro Link State Routing Christian Hopps  , Acee Lindem 
Alvaro Link State Vector Routing Victor Kuarsingh  , Gunter Van de Velde 
Alvaro Mobile Ad-hoc Networks Ronald in 't Velt 
Deborah Multiprotocol Label Switching Loa Andersson  , Nicolai Leymann  , Tarek Saad 
Martin Network Virtualization Overlays Sam Aldrin  , Matthew Bocci 
Deborah Pseudowire And LDP-enabled Services Stewart Bryant  , Andrew Malis 
Deborah Path Computation Element Dhruv Dhody  , Julien Meuric 
Alvaro Protocols for IP Multicast Mike McBride  , Stig Venaas 
Deborah Reliable and Available Wireless Eve Schooler  , Rick Taylor 
Alvaro Routing In Fat Trees Jeff Tantsura  , Zhaohui Zhang 
Alvaro Routing Over Low power and Lossy networks Dominique Barthel  , Ines Robles 
Martin Routing Area Working Group Chris Bowers  , Jeff Tantsura 
Martin Service Function Chaining Jim Guichard  , Joel Halpern 
Martin Source Packet Routing in Networking Bruno Decraene  , Jim Guichard  , Joel Halpern 
Deborah Traffic Engineering Architecture and Signaling Vishnu Beeram  , Lou Berger 

Security Area (sec)

sec Area Directors (ADs)

sec area-specific web pages

sec active WGs (25)

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
Benjamin Authentication and Authorization for Constrained Environments Daniel Migault  , Jim Schaad 
Roman Automated Certificate Management Environment Yoav Nir  , Rich Salz 
Benjamin CBOR Object Signing and Encryption Matthew Miller  , Ivaylo Petrov 
Benjamin CURves, Deprecating and a Little more Encryption Daniel Migault  , Rich Salz 
Benjamin DDoS Open Threat Signaling Valery Smyslov  , Liang Xia 
Roman EAP Method Update Joseph Salowey  , Mohit Sethi 
Roman Grant Negotiation and Authorization Protocol Leif Johansson  , Yaron Sheffer 
Roman Interface to Network Security Functions Linda Dunbar  , Yoav Nir 
Benjamin IP Security Maintenance and Extensions Tero Kivinen  , Yoav Nir 
Benjamin Common Authentication Technology Next Generation Robbie Harwood 
Benjamin Lightweight Authenticated Key Exchange Stephen Farrell  , Mališa Vučinić 
Roman Limited Additional Mechanisms for PKIX and SMIME Tim Hollebeek  , Russ Housley 
Murray Managed Incident Lightweight Exchange Nancy Cam-Winget  , Takeshi Takahashi  (Assigned AD: Murray Kucherawy  )
Benjamin Messaging Layer Security Nick Sullivan  , Sean Turner 
Roman Web Authorization Protocol Rifaat Shekh-Yusef  , Hannes Tschofenig 
Benjamin Privacy Pass Joseph Salowey  , Benjamin Schwartz 
Roman Remote ATtestation ProcedureS Nancy Cam-Winget  , Kathleen Moriarty  , Ned Smith 
Roman Security Automation and Continuous Monitoring Christopher Inacio  , Karen O'Donoghue 
Roman Security Dispatch Richard Barnes  , Kathleen Moriarty  , Francesca Palombini 
Benjamin Security Events Dick Hardt  , Yaron Sheffer 
Roman Software Updates for Internet of Things Russ Housley  , Dave Thaler  , David Waltermire 
Benjamin Trusted Execution Environment Provisioning Nancy Cam-Winget  , Tirumaleswar Reddy.K 
Benjamin Transport Layer Security Joseph Salowey  , Sean Turner  , Christopher Wood 
Roman Token Binding John Bradley  , Leif Johansson 
Roman Public Notary Transparency Melinda Shore  , Paul Wouters 

Transport Area (tsv)

tsv Area Directors (ADs)

tsv area-specific web pages

tsv active WGs (11)

Group Responsible AD Name Chairs
Martin Application-Layer Traffic Optimization Vijay Gurbani  , Jan Seedorf 
Magnus Delay/Disruption Tolerant Networking Marc Blanchet  , Rick Taylor 
Martin IP Performance Measurement Tommy Pauly  , Ian Swett 
Martin Multiplexed Application Substrate over QUIC Encryption Eric Kinnear  , Christopher Wood 
Magnus Network File System Version 4 David Noveck  , Brian Pawlowski 
Magnus QUIC Lars Eggert  , Mark Nottingham  , Lucas Pardue 
Martin RTP Media Congestion Avoidance Techniques Anna Brunstrom  , Colin Perkins 
Magnus Transport Services Aaron Falk  , Zaheduzzaman Sarker 
Martin TCP Maintenance and Minor Extensions Yoshifumi Nishida  , Michael Scharf  , Michael Tüxen 
Magnus TURN Revised and Modernized Gonzalo Camarillo  , Simon Perreault 
Martin Transport Area Working Group David Black  , Wesley Eddy  , Gorry Fairhurst