BCP 170

RFC 6390

Guidelines for Considering New Performance Metric Development, October 2011

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/bcp/bcp170.txt
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Status:
BEST CURRENT PRACTICE
Authors:
A. Clark
B. Claise
Stream:
IETF
Source:
pmol (ops)

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Abstract

This document describes a framework and a process for developing Performance Metrics of protocols and applications transported over IETF-specified protocols. These metrics can be used to characterize traffic on live networks and services. This memo documents an Internet Best Current Practice.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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