Entries for March, 2010

NETCONF & YANG: Introduction and Overview

This article is the first in a series of articles on the emerging NETCONF and YANG standards published by the IETF. Over the past several years, participants within the IETF Operations and Management area have published two complementary series of RFCs that specify a proposed standard for the advanced configuration of networks and services. The […]

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Work-in-Progress: Current IETF Activity Related to YANG Modules

The YANG data modeling language is currently being designed and standardized by the IETF NETMOD working group. YANG modules are to NETCONF as MIB modules are to SNMP. YANG modules are defined within the relevant working group and reviewed by a small cadre of IETF YANG experts prior to publication as an RFC. The following […]

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