DHCPv6 Options for Configuration of Softwire Address and Port-Mapped Clients (RFC7598)
Original Publication Date: 2015-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Jul-31
Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)
T. Mrugalski: AUTHOR [+8]
A number of architectural solution proposals discussed in the IETF Softwire Working Group use Address plus Port (A+P) [RFC6346] as their technology base for providing IPv4 connectivity to end users using Customer Edge (CE) devices across a service provider's IPv6 network, while allowing for shared or dedicated IPv4 addressing of CEs.
Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) T. Mrugalski
Request for Comments: 7598 ISC
Category: Standards Track O. Troan
ISSN: 2070-1721 Cisco Systems
Deutsche Telekom AG
The University of New South Wales
DHCPv6 Options for Configuration of Softwire Address and Port-Mapped Clients
This document specifies DHCPv6 options, termed Softwire46 options, for the provisioning of Softwire46 Customer Edge (CE) devices. Softwire46 is a collective term used to refer to architectures based on the notion of IPv4 Address plus Port (A+P) for providing IPv4 connectivity across an IPv6 network.
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