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Content Internetworking (CDI) Scenarios (RFC3570)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000018630D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jul-29
Document File: 21 page(s) / 43K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

P. Rzewski: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

In describing content internetworking as a technology targeted for use in production networks, it is useful to provide examples of the sequence of events that may occur when two content networks decide to interconnect. The scenarios presented here seek to provide some concrete examples of what content internetworking is, and also to provide a basis for evaluating content internetworking proposals.

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Network Working Group                                         P. Rzewski

Request for Comments: 3570                         Media Publisher, Inc.

Category: Informational                                           M. Day

                                                                   Cisco

                                                             D. Gilletti

                                                               July 2003

                Content Internetworking (CDI) Scenarios

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

   In describing content internetworking as a technology targeted for

   use in production networks, it is useful to provide examples of the

   sequence of events that may occur when two content networks decide to

   interconnect.  The scenarios presented here seek to provide some

   concrete examples of what content internetworking is, and also to

   provide a basis for evaluating content internetworking proposals.

Table of Contents

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

       1.1.  Terminology..............................................3

   2.  Special Cases of Content Networks..............................3

       2.1.  Publishing Content Network...............................3

       2.2.  Brokering Content Network................................3

       2.3.  Local Request-Routing Content Network....................4

   3.  Content Internetworking Arrangements...........................5

   4.  Content Internetworking Scenarios..............................5

       4.1.  General Content Internetworking..........................6

       4.2.  BCN providing ACCOUNTING INTERNETWORKING and

             REQUEST-ROUTING INTERNETWORKING..........................9

       4.3.  BCN providing ACCOUNTING INTERNETWORKING................11

       4.4.  PCN ENLISTS multiple CNs................................12

       4.5.  Multiple CNs ENLIST LCN.................................13

   5.  Security Considerations.......................................15

       5.1.  Threats to Content Internetworking......................15

           5.1.1.  Threats to the CLIENT.............................15

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RFC 3570                     CDI Scenarios           ®..