Flow Aggregation for the IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) Protocol, September 2013
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- B. Trammell
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This document provides a common implementation-independent basis for the interoperable application of the IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) protocol to the handling of Aggregated Flows, which are IPFIX Flows representing packets from multiple Original Flows sharing some set of common properties. It does this through a detailed terminology and a descriptive Intermediate Aggregation Process architecture, including a specification of methods for Original Flow counting and counter distribution across intervals.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.