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Using the International Mobile station Equipment Identity (IMEI) Uniform Resource Name (URN) as an Instance ID (RFC7255)

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Original Publication Date: 2014-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2014-May-22
Document File: 18 page(s) / 22K

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A. Allen: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

This specification defines how the Uniform Resource Name (URN) reserved for the Global System for Mobile Communications Association (GSMA) identities and its sub-namespace for the International Mobile station Equipment Identity (IMEI) as specified in RFC 7254 [1] can be used as an instance-id as specified in RFC 5626 [2] and also as used by RFC 5627 [3].

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                     A. Allen, Ed. Request for Comments: 7255                                    Blackberry Category: Informational                                         May 2014 ISSN: 2070-1721

     Using the International Mobile station Equipment Identity (IMEI)              Uniform Resource Name (URN) as an Instance ID

Abstract

   This specification defines how the Uniform Resource Name (URN)    reserved for the Global System for Mobile Communications Association    (GSMA) identities and its sub-namespace for the International Mobile    station Equipment Identity (IMEI) can be used as an instance-id.  Its    purpose is to fulfill the requirements for defining how a specific    URN needs to be constructed and used in the '+sip.instance' Contact    header field parameter for outbound behavior.

Status of This Memo

   This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is    published for informational purposes.

   This document is a product of the Internet Engineering Task Force    (IETF).  It represents the consensus of the IETF community.  It has    received public review and has been approved for publication by the    Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG).  Not all documents    approved by the IESG are a candidate for any level of Internet    Standard; see Section 2 of RFC 5741.

   Information about the current status of this document, any errata,    and how to provide feedback on it may be obtained at    http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7255.

Allen                         Informational                     [Page 1]
 RFC 7255            Using IMEI URN as an Instance ID            May 2014

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   1. Introduction ....................................................2    2. Terminology .....................................................3    3. Background ......................................................3    4. 3GPP Use Cases ..................................................5    5. User Agent Client Procedures...