Requirements for Distributed Mobility Management, August 2014
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- H. Chan, Ed.
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This document defines the requirements for Distributed Mobility Management (DMM) at the network layer. The hierarchical structure in traditional wireless networks has led primarily to centrally deployed mobility anchors. As some wireless networks are evolving away from the hierarchical structure, it can be useful to have a distributed model for mobility management in which traffic does not need to traverse centrally deployed mobility anchors far from the optimal route. The motivation and the problems addressed by each requirement are also described.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.