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Internet Emergency Preparedness (IEPREP) Telephony Topology Terminology (RFC3523)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000012214D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Apr-17
Document File: 7 page(s) / 10K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

J. Polk: AUTHOR

Abstract

This document defines the topology naming conventions that are to be used in reference to Internet Emergency Preparedness (IEPREP) phone calls. These naming conventions should be used to focus the IEPREP Working Group during discussions and when writing requirements, gap analysis and other solutions documents.

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Network Working Group� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � J. Polk

Request for Comments: 3523� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � Cisco Systems

Category: Informational� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � April 2003

� � � � � � � � � � � � � � Internet Emergency Preparedness (IEPREP)

� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � Telephony Topology Terminology

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.

Copyright Notice

� � Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2003).� All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

� � This document defines the topology naming conventions that are to be

� � used in reference to Internet Emergency Preparedness (IEPREP) phone

� � calls.� These naming conventions should be used to focus the IEPREP

� � Working Group during discussions and when writing requirements, gap

� � analysis and other solutions documents.

Table of Contents

� � 1.� Introduction. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 2

� � � � � � 1.1 Motivation. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 2

� � � � � � 1.2 Terms and Definitions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 2

� � 2.� IEPREP Topologies.� . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 2

� � � � � � 2.1 Topology "IP Bridging"� . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 3

� � � � � � 2.2 Topology "IP at the Start". . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 3

� � � � � � 2.3 Topology "IP at the End". . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 4

� � � � � � 2.4 Topology "End-to-End IP". . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 4

� � 3.� Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 5

� � 4.� IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 5

� � 5.� Acknowledgements� . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 5

� � 6.� References� . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 5

� � 7.� Author's Address. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 5

� � 8.� Full Copyright Statement. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 6

Polk� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � Informational� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � [Page 1]

RFC 3523� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � IEPREP� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � April 2003

1.� Introduction

� � This document defines the topology naming conventions that are to be

� � used in reference to IEPREP phone calls.� These naming conventions

� � should be used to focus the IEPREP Working Group (WG) during

� � discussions and� when writing requirements, gap analysis and other

� � solutions documents.

� � There has been much confusion on the IEPREP list as well as within

� � each meeting about the topologies IEPREP is considering.� Hopefully

� � this document will give each reader and author a reference set of

� � named architectures.

� � This memo attempts to be agnostic with regard to IP...