Benoit Claise

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Benoit Claise is a Cisco Distinguished Engineer at Cisco Systems, working as an architect for embedded management and device instrumentation. Areas of passion & expertise include Internet traffic monitoring, accounting, performance, fault management, configuration management, deep packet inspection, and energy management. Benoit has been working in the IETF since 2001, mainly in the Operations and Management Area, with more than 30 RFCs in the domain of IP Flow Information eXport - IPFIX, Packet SAMPling - PSAMP, IP Performance Metrics - IPPM, Performance Metrics at Other Layer - PMOL, and Energy MANagment - EMAN. IETF WG: he currently serves as the IETF Area Director for Operations and Management, focusing on YANG-related activities.

These days, Benoit focuses on configuration management, network automation, and data-model driven management. From a technology point of view, this means YANG as THE data model language, standard YANG data models, NETCONF and RESTCONF as the protocols, etc.

Benoit is the author of the ciscopress book "Network Management: Accounting and Performance Strategies".

RFCs

rfc3917 Oct 2004 Requirements for IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX)
rfc3954 Oct 2004 Cisco Systems NetFlow Services Export Version 9
rfc5101 Jan 2008 Specification of the IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) Protocol for the Exchange of IP Traffic Flow Information
rfc5102 Jan 2008 Information Model for IP Flow Information Export
rfc5470 Mar 2009 Architecture for IP Flow Information Export
rfc5471 Mar 2009 Guidelines for IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) Testing
rfc5472 Mar 2009 IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) Applicability
rfc5473 Mar 2009 Reducing Redundancy in IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) and Packet Sampling (PSAMP) Reports
rfc5474 Mar 2009 A Framework for Packet Selection and Reporting
rfc5476 Mar 2009 Packet Sampling (PSAMP) Protocol Specifications
rfc5477 Mar 2009 Information Model for Packet Sampling Exports
rfc5481 Mar 2009 Packet Delay Variation Applicability Statement
rfc5815 Apr 2010 Definitions of Managed Objects for IP Flow Information Export
rfc5982 Aug 2010 IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) Mediation: Problem Statement
rfc6183 Apr 2011 IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) Mediation: Framework
rfc6313 Jul 2011 Export of Structured Data in IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX)
rfc6390 Oct 2011 Guidelines for Considering New Performance Metric Development
rfc6526 Mar 2012 IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) Per Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP) Stream
rfc6615 Jun 2012 Definitions of Managed Objects for IP Flow Information Export
rfc6632 Jun 2012 An Overview of the IETF Network Management Standards
rfc6727 Oct 2012 Definitions of Managed Objects for Packet Sampling
rfc6728 Oct 2012 Configuration Data Model for the IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) and Packet Sampling (PSAMP) Protocols
rfc6759 Nov 2012 Cisco Systems Export of Application Information in IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX)
rfc6988 Sep 2013 Requirements for Energy Management
rfc7011 Sep 2013 Specification of the IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) Protocol for the Exchange of Flow Information
rfc7012 Sep 2013 Information Model for IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX)
rfc7013 Sep 2013 Guidelines for Authors and Reviewers of IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) Information Elements
rfc7015 Sep 2013 Flow Aggregation for the IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) Protocol
rfc7119 Feb 2014 Operation of the IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) Protocol on IPFIX Mediators
rfc7270 Jun 2014 Cisco-Specific Information Elements Reused in IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX)
rfc7326 Sep 2014 Energy Management Framework
rfc7460 Mar 2015 Monitoring and Control MIB for Power and Energy
rfc7461 Mar 2015 Energy Object Context MIB
rfc8038 May 2017 Exporting MIB Variables Using the IP Flow Information Export (IPFIX) Protocol
rfc8199 Jul 2017 YANG Module Classification