IGMP/MLD Optimizations in Wireless and Mobile Networks

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (pim WG)
Authors Hui Liu  , Mike McBride  , Hitoshi Asaeda 
Last updated 2014-03-03 (latest revision 2013-08-27)
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This document proposes a variety of optimization approaches for IGMP and MLD in wireless and mobile networks. It aims to provide useful guidelines to allow efficient multicast communication in these networks using IGMP or MLD protocols.


Hui Liu (liu_helen@126.com)
Mike McBride (michael.mcbride@huawei.com)
Hitoshi Asaeda (asaeda@nict.go.jp)

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