Gabriel Montenegro

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Gabriel Montenegro is a Principal Architect/Developer/Program Manager in networking technologies, Windows and Devices Group (WDG) at Microsoft since 2005. From 1990-2005, he worked at Sun Microsystems as a Principal Researcher at Sunlabs in Grenoble, France and Mountain View, California. In the IETF/IRTF, Gabriel has co-authored numerous RFCs and chaired BoFs and Working Groups in several areas (Internet, Applications, Security, Transport). He has also represented Microsoft at the Wi-Fi Alliance, USB-IF (USB Implementer’s Forum, as editor of MBIM 1.x), IEEE 802.1, IEEE 802.11, 802.21 and WiMAX Forum. Gabriel has a B.S. EE-Computers from Stanford University, USA and an M.S. Information Engineering from Niigata University, Japan. Gabriel has lived in 4 countries, and speaks 5 languages.


rfc2344 May 1998 Reverse Tunneling for Mobile IP
rfc2356 Jun 1998 Sun's SKIP Firewall Traversal for Mobile IP
rfc2757 Jan 2000 Long Thin Networks
rfc3024 Jan 2001 Reverse Tunneling for Mobile IP, revised
rfc3102 Oct 2001 Realm Specific IP: Framework
rfc3104 Oct 2001 RSIP Support for End-to-end IPsec
rfc3105 Oct 2001 Finding an RSIP Server with SLP
rfc3135 Jun 2001 Performance Enhancing Proxies Intended to Mitigate Link-Related Degradations
rfc3150 Jul 2001 End-to-end Performance Implications of Slow Links
rfc3155 Aug 2001 End-to-end Performance Implications of Links with Errors
rfc3481 Feb 2003 TCP over Second (2.5G) and Third (3G) Generation Wireless Networks
rfc3819 Jul 2004 Advice for Internet Subnetwork Designers
rfc4225 Dec 2005 Mobile IP Version 6 Route Optimization Security Design Background
rfc4919 Aug 2007 IPv6 over Low-Power Wireless Personal Area Networks (6LoWPANs): Overview, Assumptions, Problem Statement, and Goals
rfc4944 Sep 2007 Transmission of IPv6 Packets over IEEE 802.15.4 Networks
rfc5840 Apr 2010 Wrapped Encapsulating Security Payload (ESP) for Traffic Visibility
rfc5948 Aug 2010 Transmission of IPv4 Packets over the IP Convergence Sublayer of IEEE 802.16
rfc8066 Feb 2017 IPv6 over Low-Power Wireless Personal Area Network (6LoWPAN) ESC Dispatch Code Points and Guidelines