SIMPLE made Simple: An Overview of the IETF Specifications for Instant Messaging and Presence using the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)

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Document Type Active Internet-Draft (simple WG)
Author Jonathan Rosenberg 
Last updated 2013-02-14 (latest revision 2013-01-28)
Replaces draft-rosenberg-simple-simple
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Responsible AD Robert Sparks
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