[rfc-dist] RFC 5559 on Pre-Congestion Notification (PCN) Architecture

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        RFC 5559

        Title:      Pre-Congestion Notification (PCN) Architecture 
        Author:     P. Eardley, Ed.
        Status:     Informational
        Date:       June 2009
        Mailbox:    philip.eardley at bt.com
        Pages:      54
        Characters: 134827
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-pcn-architecture-11.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5559.txt

This document describes a general architecture for flow admission and
termination based on pre-congestion information in order to protect
the quality of service of established, inelastic flows within a
single Diffserv domain.  This memo provides information for the Internet 

This document is a product of the Congestion and Pre-Congestion Notification Working Group of the IETF.

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