SCTP as a Transport for SIP
draft-rosenberg-sip-sctp-01

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Abstract

This document specifies a mechanism for usage of SCTP (the Stream Control Transmisson Protocol) as the transport between SIP entities. SCTP is a new protocol which provides several features that may prove beneficial for transport between SIP entities which exchange a large amount of messages, including gateways and proxies. As SIP is transport independent, support of SCTP is a relatively straightforward process, nearly identical to support for TCP.

Authors

Jonathan Rosenberg (jdrosen@cisco.com)
Henning Schulzrinne (hgs+geopriv@cs.columbia.edu)
Gonzalo Camarillo (gonzalo.camarillo@ericsson.com)

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