IP over InfiniBand (IPoIB) Architecture
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From: The IESG <email@example.com> To: IETF-Announce <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: Internet Architecture Board <email@example.com>, RFC Editor <firstname.lastname@example.org>, ipoib mailing list <email@example.com>, ipoib chair <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Document Action: 'IP over InfiniBand(IPoIB) Architecture' to Informational RFC The IESG has approved the following document: - 'IP over InfiniBand(IPoIB) Architecture ' <draft-ietf-ipoib-architecture-05.txt> as an Informational RFC This document is the product of the IP over InfiniBand Working Group. The IESG contact persons are Margaret Wasserman and Mark Townsley. A URL of this Internet-Draft is: http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-ipoib-architecture-05.txt
Technical Summary InfiniBand is a high speed, channel based interconnect between systems and devices. This document presents an overview of the InfiniBand architecture. It further describes the requirements and guidelines for the transmission of IP over InfiniBand. Discussions in this document are applicable to both IPv4 and IPv6 unless explicitly specified. The encapsulation of IP over fabrics are covered in [IPOIB_ENCAP] and [IPOIB_DHCP]. Working Group Summary This document is a work item of the IPOIB WG. Protocol Quality This document was reviewed for the IESG by Margaret Wasserman.