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Time Capability in NETCONF (RFC7758) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000245099D
Original Publication Date: 2016-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2016-Feb-08
Document File: 64 page(s) / 57K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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T. Mizrahi: AUTHOR [+1]


The Network Configuration Protocol (NETCONF), defined in [RFC6241], provides mechanisms to install, manipulate, and delete the configuration of network devices. NETCONF allows clients to configure and monitor NETCONF servers using remote procedure calls (RPCs).

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                        T. Mizrahi Request for Comments: 7758                                      Y. Moses Category: Experimental                                          Technion ISSN: 2070-1721                                            February 2016

                        Time Capability in NETCONF


   This document defines a capability-based extension to the Network    Configuration Protocol (NETCONF) that allows time-triggered    configuration and management operations.  This extension allows    NETCONF clients to invoke configuration updates according to    scheduled times and allows NETCONF servers to attach timestamps to    the data they send to NETCONF clients.

Status of This Memo

   This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is    published for examination, experimental implementation, and    evaluation.

   This document defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet    community.  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

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 Table of Contents

   1. Introduction ....................................................4

   2. C...