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NETCONF Call Home and RESTCONF Call Home (RFC8071)

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Original Publication Date: 2017-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2017-Feb-23
Document File: 26 page(s) / 31K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

K. Watsen: AUTHOR

Abstract

This RFC presents NETCONF Call Home and RESTCONF Call Home, which enable a NETCONF or RESTCONF server to initiate a secure connection to a NETCONF or RESTCONF client, respectively.

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                         K. Watsen Request for Comments: 8071                              Juniper Networks Category: Standards Track                                  February 2017 ISSN: 2070-1721

                 NETCONF Call Home and RESTCONF Call Home

Abstract

   This RFC presents NETCONF Call Home and RESTCONF Call Home, which    enable a NETCONF or RESTCONF server to initiate a secure connection    to a NETCONF or RESTCONF client, respectively.

Status of This Memo

   This is an Internet Standards Track document.

   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).  Further information on    Internet Standards is available in Section 2 of RFC 7841.

   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/rfc8071.

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   Copyright (c) 2017 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the    document authors.  All rights reserved.

   This document is subject to BCP 78 and the IETF Trust's Legal    Provisions Relating to IETF Documents    (http://trustee.ietf.org/license-info) in effect on the date of    publication of this document.  Please review these documents    carefully, as they describe your rights and restrictions with respect    to this document.  Code Components extracted from this document must    include Simplified BSD License text as described in Section 4.e of    the Trust Legal Provisions and are provided without warranty as    described in the Simplified BSD License.

Watsen                       Standards Track                    [Page 1]
 RFC 8071        NETCONF Call Home and RESTCONF Call Home   February 2017

 Table of Contents

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

     1.1.  Motivation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3

     1.2.  Requirements Terminology  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3

     1.3.  Applicability Statement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4

     1.4.  Relation to RFC 4253  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4

     1.5.  The NETCONF/RESTCONF Convention . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4

   2.  Solution Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5

   3.  The NETCONF or RESTCONF Client  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5

     3.1.  Client Protocol Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5

     3.2.  Client Configuration Data Model . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7

   4.  The NETCONF or RESTCONF Server  . ...