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IETF 81 At–A–Glance

Registered attendees: 1057

Newcomers: 133

Number of countries: 46 

IETF Activity since IETF 80 (March–June 2011)

New WGs: 5

WGs closed: 5

WG currently chartered: 121

New Internet-Drafts: 553

  • 183 updated
  • 43 updated more than once

Updated Internet-Drafts: 1138

IETF Last Calls: 128

Internet-Drafts approved for publication: 100

RFCs published: 149

  • 63 Standards Track and 5 BCP
  • 66 Informational and 15 Experimental

IANA Activity since IETF 80 (March–June 2011)

Processed 1532 IETF-related requests, including:

  • 776 private enterprise number requests
  • 45 port number requests
  • 54 TRIP ITAD number requests
  • 32 media-type requests

Reviewed 137 I-Ds in Last Call and reviewed 130 I-Ds in IESG Evaluation

Reviewed 132 I-Ds prior to becoming RFCs and 74 of them contained actions for IANA

Cumulative percentage average for IETF-related requests: 95%

Protocol registries conversation to XML: 78% complete

RFC Editor Activity (March–June 2011)

Digital signatures for RFCs

  • Discussed on rfc-interest list (subject: [rfc-i] Signing RFCs)
  • As of 19 July 2011: RFC Editor will sign RFCs in same manner as I-Ds (as defined in RFC 5485)

Conclusion of FYI RFC sub-series

  • Draft-iesg-rfc1150bis-01.txt approved
  • Obsoletes RFC 1150
  • Moves RFC 1150 to Historic status

This article was posted on 27 October 2011 .