[rfc-dist] RFC 5180 on IPv6 Benchmarking Methodology for Network Interconnect Devices
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Title: IPv6 Benchmarking Methodology for Network
Author: C. Popoviciu, A. Hamza,
G. Van de Velde, D. Dugatkin
Date: May 2008
Mailbox: cpopovic at cisco.com,
ahamza at cisco.com,
gunter at cisco.com,
diego at fastsoft.com
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-bmwg-ipv6-meth-05.txt
The benchmarking methodologies defined in RFC 2544 are IP version
independent. However, RFC 2544 does not address some of the
specificities of IPv6. This document provides additional
benchmarking guidelines, which in conjunction with RFC 2544, lead to a
more complete and realistic evaluation of the IPv6 performance of
network interconnect devices. IPv6 transition mechanisms are outside
the scope of this document. This memo provides information for the
This document is a product of the Benchmarking Methodology Working Group of the IETF.
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