RFC 7890

Concepts and Terminology for Peer-to-Peer SIP (P2PSIP), June 2016

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc7890.txt
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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Authors:
D. Bryan
P. Matthews
E. Shim
D. Willis
S. Dawkins
Stream:
IETF
Source:
p2psip (art)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC7890

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Abstract

This document defines concepts and terminology for using the Session Initiation Protocol in a peer-to-peer environment where the traditional proxy-registrar and message-routing functions are replaced by a distributed mechanism. These mechanisms may be implemented using a Distributed Hash Table or other distributed data mechanism with similar external properties. This document includes a high-level view of the functional relationships between the network elements defined herein, a conceptual model of operations, and an outline of the related problems addressed by the P2PSIP working group, the REsource LOcation And Discovery (RELOAD) protocol, and the SIP usage document defined by the working group.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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