[rfc-dist] RFC 4984 on Report from the IAB Workshop on Routing and Addressing
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Title: Report from the IAB Workshop
on Routing and Addressing
Author: D. Meyer, Ed.,
L. Zhang, Ed.,
K. Fall, Ed.
Date: September 2007
Mailbox: dmm at 1-4-5.net,
lixia at cs.ucla.edu,
kfall at intel.com
I-D Tag: draft-iab-raws-report-02.txt
This document reports the outcome of the Routing and Addressing
Workshop that was held by the Internet Architecture Board (IAB) on
October 18-19, 2006, in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The primary goal of
the workshop was to develop a shared understanding of the problems
that the large backbone operators are facing regarding the
scalability of today's Internet routing system. The key workshop
findings include an analysis of the major factors that are driving
routing table growth, constraints in router technology, and the
limitations of today's Internet addressing architecture. It is hoped
that these findings will serve as input to the IETF community and
help identify next steps towards effective solutions.
Note that this document is a report on the proceedings of the
workshop. The views and positions documented in this report are
those of the workshop participants and not of the IAB. Furthermore,
note that work on issues related to this workshop report is
continuing, and this document does not intend to reflect the
increased understanding of issues nor to discuss the range of
potential solutions that may be the outcome of this ongoing work. This
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