3GPP-IETF Standardization Collaboration (RFC3113)
Original Publication Date: 2001-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-May-18
Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)
K. Rosenbrock: AUTHOR [+4]
This document describes the standardization collaboration between 3GPP and IETF.
Network Working Group K.
Request for Comments: 3113 3GPP PCG Chair
Category: Informational R. Sanmugam
3GPP-IETF Standardization Collaboration
Status of this Memo
provides information for the Internet community. It does
not specify an Internet standard of any kind. Distribution of this
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Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2001). All Rights Reserved.
This document describes
the standardization collaboration between
3GPP and IETF.
1. Conventions used in this document
uses significant terminology that is specialized to
IETF, 3GPP, or their areas of work. See Appendix A for definitions
of acronyms. The organizational definitions can be found in their
contains a set of principles and guidelines that serves
as the basis for establishing the collaboration between 3GPP and
IETF, with the objective of securing timely development of technical
specification that facilitate maximum interoperability with existing
(fixed and mobile) Internet systems, devices, and protocols.
organization will operate according to their own rules and
procedures including rules governing IPR policy, specification
elaboration, approval and maintenance.
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RFC 3113 3GPP-IETF Standardization Collaboration June 2001
3. Reasons For Collaboration
3.1 3GPP use of IETF Internet Standards
In the further
development of 3GPP specifications, the benefit of
adopting Internet specifications has been identified.
3GPP approach is to use the Internet standards
unchanged, if feasible. In any case, 3GPP has no intention to
duplicate work performed in IETF.