1.2 IETF Progress Report

The IESG and IETF have been quite active since the March IETF Meeting in Minneapolis: 64 Protocol Actions taken, 91 Last Calls issued, 1293 Internet-Drafts announced, and 50 RFCs published.

Between the IETF meetings in Minneapolis and Yokohama, seven working groups were formed:

1. Speech Services Control (speechsc)
2. Remote Direct Data Placement (rddp)
3. Cross Registry Information Service Protocol (crisp)
4. Packet Sampling (psamp)
5. Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (dccp)
6. Operation of the IESG/IAB Nominating and Recall Committee (nomcom)
7. Routing Protocol Security Requirements (rpsec)

And five working groups concluded:

1. Responsible Use of the Network (run)
2. SNMP Agent Extensibility (agentx)
3. Web Intermediaries (webi)
4. Blocks Extensible Exchange Protocol (beep)
5. Integrated Services over Specific Link Layers (issll)

20 RFCs have been published since the IETF meeting in Minneapolis:

RFC3276PSDefinitions of Managed Objects for HDSL2 and SHDSL Lines
RFC3277I IS-IS Transient Blackhole Avoidance
RFC3278I Use of ECC Algorithms in CMS
RFC3279PSAlgorithms and Identifiers for the Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure Certificate and CRI Profile
RFC3280S Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure Certificate and CRL Profile
RFC3281PSAn Internet Attribute Certificate Profile for Authorization
RFC3282DSContent Language Headers
RFC3283I Guide to Internet Calendaring
RFC3284PSThe VCDIFF Generic Differencing and Compression Data Format
RFC3285I Using Microsoft Word to create Internet Drafts and RFC's
RFC3286I An Introduction to the SCTP
RFC3289PSManagement Information Base for the Differentiated Services Architecture
RFC3290I An Informal Management Model for Diffserv Routers
RFC3291PSTextual Conventions for Internet Network Addresses
RFC3292PSGeneral Switch Management Potocol
RFC3293PSGSMP Packet Encapsulations for ATM, Ethernet and TCP
RFC3294I General Switch Management Protocol Applicability
RFC3295PSDefinitions of Managed Objects for the General Switch Management Protocol
RFC3301PSLayer Two Tunnelling Protocol : ATM access network extensions