[rfc-dist] RFC 4666 on Signaling System 7 (SS7) Message Transfer Part 3 (MTP3) - User Adaptation Layer (M3UA)
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Title: Signaling System 7 (SS7) Message
Transfer Part 3 (MTP3) - User
Adaptation Layer (M3UA)
Author: K. Morneault, Ed.,
J. Pastor-Balbas, Ed.
Status: Standards Track
Date: September 2006
Mailbox: kmorneau at cisco.com,
j.javier.pastor at ericsson.com
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-sigtran-rfc3332bis-06.txt
This memo defines a protocol for supporting the transport of any SS7
MTP3-User signalling (e.g., ISUP and SCCP messages) over IP using the
services of the Stream Control Transmission Protocol. Also,
provision is made for protocol elements that enable a seamless
operation of the MTP3-User peers in the SS7 and IP domains. This
protocol would be used between a Signalling Gateway (SG) and a Media
Gateway Controller (MGC) or IP-resident Database, or between two
IP-based applications. It is assumed that the SG receives SS7
signalling over a standard SS7 interface using the SS7 Message
Transfer Part (MTP) to provide transport. This document obsoletes
RFC 3332. [STANDARDS TRACK]
This document is a product of the Signaling Transport
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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