IETF 109 Highlights

More than 1000 participants gathered for a lively and productive online meeting from 16-20 November 2020.

Read the latest post from IETF Chair Alissa Cooper

Upcoming events

  • IETF 110 Online

    IETF 110 Online

    IETF 110 starts Saturday 06 March and runs through Friday afternoon, 12 March.

    Online
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    IETF 111 San Francisco

    IETF 111 starts Saturday 24 July and runs through Friday afternoon, 30 July.

    San Francisco
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What's new?

  • IETF 109 Hackathon – Finding New Ways to Collaborate

    For the global IETF community, the past year has been about adapting the way we do things to fit a reality that has not allowed us to gather in person. This means finding ways to remain focused on accomplishing our goals, even if that means working a bit differently. That has definitely been true for IETF Hackathon.

    2 Dec 2020
  • IETF 109 Highlights

    More than 1000 participants gathered for a lively and productive online meeting at IETF 109.

    1 Dec 2020
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Understanding the Internet Engineering Task Force

  • Working Groups
  • Request for Comments (RFCs)

Working groups

Working Groups are the primary mechanism for development of IETF specifications and guidelines. Working Groups are typically created to address a specific problem or to produce one or more specific deliverables (a guideline, standards specification, etc.).

Request for Comments (RFCs)

The IETF publishes RFCs authored by network operators, engineers, and computer scientists to document methods, behaviors, research, or innovations applicable to the Internet.

  • Featured Working Group

    QUIC

    The QUIC working group will provide standards-track specifications for a UDP-based, stream-multiplexing, encrypted transport protocol, based on pre-standardization implementation and deployment exper…

    quicquic@ietf.org

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