Terminology for Constrained Node Networks

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Authors Carsten Bormann  , Mehmet Ersue 
Last updated 2013-02-19 (latest revision 2012-11-08)
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The Internet Protocol Suite is increasingly used on small devices with severe constraints, creating constrained node networks. This document provides a number of basic terms that have turned out to be useful in the standardization work for constrained environments.


Carsten Bormann (cabo@tzi.org)
Mehmet Ersue (mehmet.ersue@nsn.com)

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