[rfc-dist] RFC 5618 on Mixed Security Mode for the Two-Way Active Measurement Protocol (TWAMP)

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        RFC 5618

        Title:      Mixed Security Mode for the 
                    Two-Way Active Measurement Protocol (TWAMP) 
        Author:     A. Morton, K. Hedayat
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       August 2009
        Mailbox:    acmorton at att.com, 
                    kaynam.hedayat at exfo.com
        Pages:      8
        Characters: 16553
        Updates:    RFC5357

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-ippm-more-twamp-02.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5618.txt

This memo describes a simple extension to TWAMP (the Two-Way Active
Measurement Protocol).  The extension adds the option to use
different security modes in the TWAMP-Control and TWAMP-Test
protocols simultaneously.  The memo also describes a new IANA
registry for additional features, called the TWAMP Modes registry.  

This document is a product of the IP Performance Metrics Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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