Mobile IP: state of the art report

Georgios Karagiannis, Geert Heijenk (Editor)

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    Abstract

    Due to roaming, a mobile device may change its network attachment each time it moves to a new link. This might cause a disruption for the Internet data packets that have to reach the mobile node. Mobile IP is a protocol, developed by the Mobile IP Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) working group, that is able to inform the network about this change in network attachment such that the Internet data packets will be delivered in a seamless way to the new point of attachment. This document presents current developments and research activities in the Mobile IP area.
    Original languageUndefined
    PublisherCentre for Telematics and Information Technology (CTIT)
    Number of pages63
    Publication statusPublished - Jul 1999

    Publication series

    NameCTIT Technical Report Series
    No.99-21
    ISSN (Print)1381-3625

    Keywords

    • EWI-3644
    • METIS-118633
    • IR-65994

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