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Concluded WG Multicast Last Mile (mlm)

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WG Name Multicast Last Mile
Acronym mlm
Area Routing Area (rtg)
State Concluded
Charter charter-ietf-mlm-01 Approved
Document dependencies SVG
Personnel Chairs Greg Shepherd , Keyur Patel
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Final Charter for Working Group

Successful content distribution business plans have been hampered by
the
all-or-nothing nature of a multicast routed infrastructure. Several
drafts
have arisen over the past few years to address the last-mile multicast
deployment gap, but have all lost momentum for various reasons. Recent
efforts on yet another draft have revealed the need to have all
affected
parties participate in the effort in order to provide a comprehensive
yet
simple and deployable solution.