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I-D ACTION:draft-riegel-tuexen-mobile-sctp-03.txt

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	Title		: Mobile SCTP
	Author(s)	: M. Riegel, M. Tuexen
	Filename	: draft-riegel-tuexen-mobile-sctp-03.txt
	Pages		: 15
	Date		: 2003-8-7
Transport layer mobility management is presented in addition to
Mobile IP for providing seamless mobility in the Internet.  By use of
SCTP (Stream Control Transmission Protocol) and some of its currently
proposed extensions a seamless handover can be fully accomplished in
the mobile client without any provisions in the network, only
assisted by functions embedded in Mobile SCTP enabled servers.

Client mobility management based on Mobile SCTP seems not to require
any new protocol development.  It is a particular application of SCTP
eventually solving the requirements of transport layer mobility in
the Internet.

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