Metrics and Methods for IP Capacity

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (ippm WG)
Authors Al Morton  , Ruediger Geib  , Len Ciavattone 
Last updated 2019-12-09 (latest revision 2019-11-04)
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This memo revisits the problem of Network Capacity metrics first examined in RFC 5136. The memo specifies a more practical Maximum IP-layer Capacity metric definition catering for measurement purposes, and outlines the corresponding methods of measurement.


Al Morton (
Ruediger Geib (
Len Ciavattone (

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