The IEEE 802/IETF Relationship
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Internet Architecture Board                                   S. Dawkins
Internet-Draft                                                    Huawei
Obsoletes: 4441                                                P. Thaler
Intended Status: Informational                                  Broadcom
Expires: July 16, 2014                                      D. Romascanu
                                                                   AVAYA
                                                          B. Aboba (ed.)
                                                   Microsoft Corporation
                                                          8 January 2014

                     The IEEE 802/IETF Relationship
                        draft-iab-rfc4441rev-06

Abstract

   This document describes the standardization cooperation between
   Project 802 of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
   (IEEE) and the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF).  This document
   obsoletes RFC 4441.

   Note: This document is to be reviewed and approved by the IEEE 802
   Executive Committee prior to publication.

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Table of Contents

1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
  1.1.  Why Cooperate?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
2.  Organization, Participation and Membership  . . . . . . . . .   4
  2.1.  IEEE 802  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
  2.2.  IETF  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
  2.3.  Structural Differences  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
  2.4.  Cultural Differences  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
3.  Document Access and Cross Referencing . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
  3.1.  Access to IETF Documents  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
  3.2   Access to IEEE 802 Standards  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
  3.3   Access to IEEE 802 Working Group Drafts . . . . . . . . .  12
  3.4.  Cross-Referencing   . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
4.  Guidance on Cooperation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
  4.1.  Exchange of Information About Work Items  . . . . . . . .  15
  4.2.  Document Review and Approval  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
  4.3.  Solicited Review Processes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  22
5.  Liaison Managers and Liaison Statements . . . . . . . . . . .  22
  5.1   Liaison Managers  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  23
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