RFC 8325

Mapping Diffserv to IEEE 802.11, February 2018

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc8325.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
T. Szigeti
J. Henry
F. Baker
Stream:
IETF
Source:
tsvwg (tsv)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC8325

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Abstract

As Internet traffic is increasingly sourced from and destined to wireless endpoints, it is crucial that Quality of Service (QoS) be aligned between wired and wireless networks; however, this is not always the case by default. This document specifies a set of mappings from Differentiated Services Code Point (DSCP) to IEEE 802.11 User Priority (UP) to reconcile the marking recommendations offered by the IETF and the IEEE so as to maintain consistent QoS treatment between wired and IEEE 802.11 wireless networks.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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