A Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Load-Control Event Package, April 2014
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- C. Shen
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This specification defines a load-control event package for the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP). It allows SIP entities to distribute load-filtering policies to other SIP entities in the network. The load-filtering policies contain rules to throttle calls from a specific user or based on their source or destination domain, telephone number prefix. The mechanism helps to prevent signaling overload and complements feedback-based SIP overload control efforts.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.