[rfc-dist] RFC 6538 on The Host Identity Protocol (HIP) Experiment Report

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        RFC 6538

        Title:      The Host Identity Protocol (HIP) 
                    Experiment Report 
        Author:     T. Henderson, A. Gurtov
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IRTF
        Date:       March 2012
        Mailbox:    thomas.r.henderson at boeing.com, 
                    gurtov at ee.oulu.fi
        Pages:      35
        Characters: 88376
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-irtf-hip-experiment-15.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6538.txt

This document is a report from the IRTF Host Identity Protocol (HIP)
research group documenting the collective experiences and lessons
learned from studies, related experimentation, and designs completed
by the research group.  The document summarizes implications of
adding HIP to host protocol stacks, Internet infrastructure, and
applications.  The perspective of a network operator, as well as a
list of HIP experiments, are presented as well.  Portions of this
report may be relevant also to other network overlay-based
architectures or to attempts to deploy alternative networking
architectures.  This document is not an Internet Standards Track 
specification; it is published for informational purposes.

This document is a product of the IRTF.

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