[rfc-dist] RFC 5978 on Using and Extending the NSIS Protocol Family

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        RFC 5978

        Title:      Using and Extending the NSIS 
                    Protocol Family 
        Author:     J. Manner, R. Bless,
                    J. Loughney, E. Davies, Ed.
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       October 2010
        Mailbox:    jukka.manner at tkk.fi, 
                    bless at kit.edu, 
                    john.loughney at nokia.com,  elwynd at folly.org.uk
        Pages:      30
        Characters: 75732
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-nsis-ext-07.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5978.txt

This document gives an overview of the Next Steps in Signaling (NSIS)
framework and protocol suite created by the NSIS Working Group during
the period of 2001-2010.  It also includes suggestions on how the
industry can make use of the new protocols and how the community can
exploit the extensibility of both the framework and existing
protocols to address future signaling needs.  This document is not 
an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for 
informational purposes.

This document is a product of the Next Steps in Signaling Working Group of the IETF.

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