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RFC 3511 on Benchmarking Methodology for Firewall Performance

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        RFC 3511

        Title:      Benchmarking Methodology for Firewall Performance
        Author(s):  B. Hickman, D. Newman, S. Tadjudin, T. Martin
        Status:     Informational
        Date:       April 2003
        Mailbox:    brooks.hickman@spirentcom.com,
                    Saldju.Tadjudin@spirentcom.com, tmartin@gvnw.com
        Pages:      34
        Characters: 67916
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:    None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-bmwg-firewall-08.txt

        URL:        ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3511.txt

This document discusses and defines a number of tests that may be used
to describe the performance characteristics of firewalls.  In addition
to defining the tests, this document also describes specific formats
for reporting the results of the tests.

This document is a product of the Benchmarking Methodology Working
Group IETF.

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