[rfc-dist] RFC 4743 on Using NETCONF over the Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)

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        RFC 4743

        Title:      Using NETCONF over the Simple 
                    Object Access Protocol (SOAP) 
        Author:     T. Goddard
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       December 2006
        Mailbox:    ted.goddard at icesoft.com
        Pages:      20
        Characters: 39734
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-netconf-soap-08.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4743.txt

The Network Configuration Protocol (NETCONF) is applicable to a wide
range of devices in a variety of environments.  Web Services is one
such environment and is presently characterized by the use of the
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP).  NETCONF finds many benefits in
this environment: from the reuse of existing standards, to ease of
software development, to integration with deployed systems.  Herein,
we describe SOAP over HTTP and SOAP over Blocks Exchange Extensible
Protocol (BEEP) bindings for NETCONF.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Network Configuration
Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and 
suggestions for improvements.Please refer to the current edition of the 
Internet Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization 
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