IP Performance Metrics (IPPM): Spatial and Multicast, October 2009
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- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Updated by:
- RFC 6248
- E. Stephan
- ippm (tsv)
The IETF has standardized IP Performance Metrics (IPPM) for measuring end-to-end performance between two points. This memo defines two new categories of metrics that extend the coverage to multiple measurement points. It defines spatial metrics for measuring the performance of segments of a source to destination path, and metrics for measuring the performance between a source and many destinations in multiparty communications (e.g., a multicast tree). [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.