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Overview of the 1998 IAB Routing Workshop (RFC2902)

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Original Publication Date: 2000-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2001-Aug-15
Document File: 17 page(s) / 33K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

S. Deering: AUTHOR [+4]

Abstract

This document is an overview of a Routing workshop held by the Internet Architecture Board (IAB) during March 25-27, 1998. The major points of discussion are listed, along with some conclusions and action items for many of the points of discussion.

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Network Working Group S. Deering Request for Comments: 2902 Cisco Systems Category: Informational S. Hares Merit Networks

C. Perkins Nokia Research Center

R. Perlman Sun Microsystems Laboratories

August 2000

Overview of the 1998 IAB Routing Workshop

Status of this Memo

This memo provides information for the Internet community. It does not specify an Internet standard of any kind. Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

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Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2000). All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

This document is an overview of a Routing workshop held by the Internet Architecture Board (IAB) during March 25-27, 1998. The major points of discussion are listed, along with some conclusions and action items for many of the points of discussion.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 2. Conclusions and Action Items . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 2.1. Scaling of Unicast Routing and Addressing . . . . . . . 3 2.1.1. Unicast Routing Conclusions . . . . . . . . . . . 3

2.1.2. Unicast Routing Action Items . . . . . . . . . . 4 2.2. Levels of Addressing of Addressing and Routing . . . . 4 2.3. Network Address Translation (NAT) devices . . . . . . . 5 2.3.1. NAT devices Conclusions . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

2.3.2. NAT devices Action Items . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 2.4. Multicast . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 2.4.1. Multicast Conclusions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

2.4.2. Multicast Action Items . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 2.5. Routing Stability . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 2.5.1. Routing Stability Conclusions . . . . . . . . . . 6

2.5.2. Routing Stability Action Items . . . . . . . . . 7 2.6. ToS/CoS/QoS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7

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2.6.1. ToS/CoS/QoS Action Items . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 2.7. Routing Protocol Security . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 2.7.1. Routing Security Conclusions . . . . . . . . . . 8

2.7.2. Routing Security Action Items . . . . . . . . . . 8 2.8. Routing Policy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 2.8.1. Routing Policy Conclusions . . . . . . . . . . . 8

2.8.2. Routing Policy Action Item . . . . . . . . . . . 9 2.9. Network to Host Flow of Information . . . . . . . . . . 9 2.9.1. Host Information Conclusions . . . . . . . . . . 9

2.9.2. Host Information Action Items . . . . . . . . . . 9 2.10. Shorter Topics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 2.10.1. Multi-strand Trunking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 2.10.2. Routing Diagnostic and Development Tools . . . . 10 2.10.3. Anycast . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 2.10.4. Load Sensitive IGP routing for Best Effort Traffic 11

2.10.5. Geographical Addresses and Renumbering . . . . . 11 ...