[rfc-dist] RFC 5638 on Simple SIP Usage Scenario for Applications in the Endpoints
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Title: Simple SIP Usage Scenario for
Applications in the Endpoints
Author: H. Sinnreich, Ed.,
A. Johnston, E. Shim,
Date: September 2009
Mailbox: henrys at adobe.com,
alan at sipstation.com,
eunsooshim at gmail.com,
kns10 at cs.columbia.edu
I-D Tag: draft-sinnreich-sip-tools-07.txt
For Internet-centric usage, the number of SIP-required standards for
presence and IM and audio/video communications can be drastically
smaller than what has been published by using only the rendezvous
and session-initiation capabilities of SIP. The simplification is
achieved by avoiding the emulation of telephony and its model of
the intelligent network. 'Simple SIP' relies on powerful computing endpoints. Simple SIP desktop applications can be combined with rich Internet applications (RIAs). Significant telephony features may also be implemented in the endpoints.
This approach for SIP reduces the number of SIP standards with which
to comply -- from roughly 100 currently, and still growing, to about 11.
References for NAT traversal and for security are also provided. This memo provides information for the Internet community.
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