[rfc-dist] Correction: RFC 5047 NOT moved to Historic -- Re: Moved to Historic: RFC 5047 on DA: Datamover Architecture for the Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI)

RFC Editor rfc-editor at rfc-editor.org
Wed Mar 25 20:46:36 PDT 2020

Greetings all,

Please disregard this message - this document has not been moved to

Apoloiges for any confusion.

RFC Editor/sg

On Wed, Mar 25, 2020 at 06:41:51PM -0700, rfc-editor at rfc-editor.org wrote:
> RFC 5047 has been reclassified as Historic.
>         RFC 5047
>         Title:      DA: Datamover Architecture for the 
>                     Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI) 
>         Author:     M. Chadalapaka,
>                     J. Hufferd,
>                     J. Satran,
>                     H. Shah
>         Status:     Historic
>         Stream:     IETF
>         Date:       October 2007
>         Pages:      49
>         Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None
>         I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-ips-iwarp-da-05.txt
>         URL:        https://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc5047
>         DOI:        10.17487/RFC5047
> The Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI) is a SCSI
> transport protocol that maps the SCSI family
> of application protocols onto TCP/IP.  Datamover Architecture
> for iSCSI (DA) defines an abstract model in which the
> movement of data between iSCSI end nodes is logically
> separated from the rest of the iSCSI protocol in order to
> allow iSCSI to adapt to innovations available in new IP
> transports.  While DA defines the architectural functions
> required of the class of Datamover protocols, it does not
> define any specific Datamover protocols.  Each such Datamover
> protocol, defined in a separate document, provides a
> reliable transport for all iSCSI PDUs, but actually moves the
> data required for certain iSCSI PDUs without involving the
> remote iSCSI layer itself.  This document begins with an
> introduction of a few new abstractions, defines a layered
> architecture for iSCSI and Datamover protocols, and then
> models the interactions within an iSCSI end node between the
> iSCSI layer and the Datamover layer that happen in order to
> transparently perform remote data movement within an IP
> fabric.  It is intended that this definition will help map
> iSCSI to generic Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA)-capable IP fabrics in the future
> comprising TCP, the Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP), and
> possibly other underlying network transport layers, such as InfiniBand.  
> This document is a product of the IP Storage Working Group of the IETF.
> HISTORIC: This memo defines a Historic Document for the Internet
> community.  It does not specify an Internet standard of any kind.
> Distribution of this memo is unlimited.
> This announcement is sent to the IETF-Announce and rfc-dist lists.
> To subscribe or unsubscribe, see
>   https://www.ietf.org/mailman/listinfo/ietf-announce
>   https://mailman.rfc-editor.org/mailman/listinfo/rfc-dist
> For searching the RFC series, see https://www.rfc-editor.org/search
> For downloading RFCs, see https://www.rfc-editor.org/retrieve/bulk
> Requests for special distribution should be addressed to either the
> author of the RFC in question, or to rfc-editor at rfc-editor.org.  Unless
> specifically noted otherwise on the RFC itself, all RFCs are for
> unlimited distribution.
> The RFC Editor Team
> Association Management Solutions, LLC

More information about the rfc-dist mailing list