Information Model for IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX), September 2013
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- RFC 5102
- B. Claise, Ed.
B. Trammell, Ed.
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This document defines the data types and management policy for the information model for the IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) protocol. This information model is maintained as the IANA "IPFIX Information Elements" registry, the initial contents of which were defined by RFC 5102. This information model is used by the IPFIX protocol for encoding measured traffic information and information related to the traffic Observation Point, the traffic Metering Process, and the Exporting Process. Although this model was developed for the IPFIX protocol, it is defined in an open way that allows it to be easily used in other protocols, interfaces, and applications. This document obsoletes RFC 5102.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.