[rfc-dist] RFC 5811 on SCTP-Based Transport Mapping Layer (TML) for the Forwarding and Control Element Separation (ForCES) Protocol

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        RFC 5811

        Title:      SCTP-Based Transport Mapping Layer (TML) 
                    for the Forwarding and Control Element 
                    Separation (ForCES) Protocol 
        Author:     J. Hadi Salim, K. Ogawa
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       March 2010
        Mailbox:    hadi at mojatatu.com, 
                    ogawa.kentaro at lab.ntt.co.jp
        Pages:      28
        Characters: 61443
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-forces-sctptml-08.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5811.txt

This document defines the SCTP-based TML (Transport Mapping Layer)
for the ForCES (Forwarding and Control Element Separation) protocol.
It explains the rationale for choosing the SCTP (Stream Control
Transmission Protocol) and also describes how this TML addresses all
the requirements required by and the ForCES protocol.  [STANDARDS 

This document is a product of the Forwarding and Control Element Separation Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
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