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This draft is a work item of the IP Routing for Wireless/Mobile Hosts Working Group of the IETF.
Title : Fast Handovers for Mobile IPv6
Author(s) : G. Tsirtsis, A. Yegin, C. Perkins, G. Dommety,
K. Malki, M. Khalil
Filename : draft-ietf-mobileip-fast-mipv6-01.txt
Pages : 35
Date : 26-Apr-01
This document specifies protocol enhancements to MIPv6 that enable
mobile nodes to more quickly become connected at new points of
attachment to the Internet. These protocol enhancements are intended
to minimize the time during which the mobile node is unable to send
or receive IPv6 packets (i.e., the handover latency).
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