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Definition of Textual Conventions for Virtual Private Network (VPN) Management (RFC4265)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000131790D
Original Publication Date: 2005-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Nov-19
Document File: 7 page(s) / 11K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

B. Schliesser: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

This document describes Textual Conventions used for managing Virtual Private Networks (VPNs).

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Network Working Group                                      B. Schliesser
Request for Comments: 4265                         SAVVIS Communications
Category: Standards Track                                      T. Nadeau
                                                     Cisco Systems, Inc.
                                                           November 2005


                 Definition of Textual Conventions for
                Virtual Private Network (VPN) Management

Status of This Memo

   This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for the
   Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for
   improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet
   Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the standardization state
   and status of this protocol.  Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2005).

Abstract

   This document describes Textual Conventions used for managing Virtual
   Private Networks (VPNs).

Table of Contents

   1. Introduction ....................................................1
      1.1. Conventions Used in This Document ..........................2
   2. The Internet-Standard Management Framework ......................2
   3. VPN-TC-STD-MIB ..................................................2
      3.1. Description ................................................2
      3.2. Definitions ................................................2
   4. Security Considerations .........................................4
   5. IANA Considerations for VPN-TC-STD-MIB ..........................4
   6. References ......................................................4
      6.1. Normative References .......................................4
      6.2. Informative References .....................................5

1.  Introduction

   This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB)
   for use with network management protocols in the Internet community.
   In particular, it defines Textual Conventions used in Virtual Private
   Networks (VPNs) and IETF VPN-related MIBs.


Schliesser & Nadeau         Standards Track                     [Page 1]
RFC 4265                     VPN-TC-STD-MIB                November 2005


1.1.  Conventions Used in This Document

   The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT",
   "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and "OPTIONAL" in this
   document are to be interpreted as described in RFC-2119 [RFC2119].

2.  The Internet-Standard Management Framework

   For a detailed overview of the documents that d...