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BCP 170

RFC 6390

"Guidelines for Considering New Performance Metric Development", October 2011

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http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6390.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.


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