Using IEEE 802.15.4e Time-Slotted Channel Hopping (TSCH) in the Internet of Things (IoT): Problem Statement (RFC7554)
Original Publication Date: 2015-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-May-15
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T. Watteyne: AUTHOR [+4]
IEEE 802.15.4e [IEEE.802.15.4e] was published in 2012 as an amendment to the Medium Access Control (MAC) protocol defined by the IEEE 802.15.4 standard (of 2011) [IEEE.802.15.4]. IEEE 802.15.4e will be rolled into the next revision of IEEE 802.15.4, scheduled to be published in 2015. The Time-Slotted Channel Hopping (TSCH) mode of IEEE 802.15.4e is the object of this document. The term "TSCH" refers to TSCH as used in [IEEE.802.15.4e].
Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) T. Watteyne, Ed. Request for Comments: 7554 Linear Technology Category: Informational M. Palattella ISSN: 2070-1721 University of Luxembourg L. Grieco Politecnico di Bari May 2015
Using IEEE 802.15.4e Time-Slotted Channel Hopping (TSCH) in the Internet of Things (IoT): Problem Statement
This document describes the environment, problem statement, and goals for using the Time-Slotted Channel Hopping (TSCH) Medium Access Control (MAC) protocol of IEEE 802.14.4e in the context of Low-Power and Lossy Networks (LLNs). The set of goals enumerated in this document form an initial set only.
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This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.
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RFC 7554 6TiSCH-TSCH May 2015
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