Accession Number:

ADA126553

Title:

DoD Message Protocol Report. Volume II. Message Transfer Protocol Requirements Analysis.

Descriptive Note:

Interim technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-12-15

Pagination or Media Count:

53.0

Abstract:

This document discusses requirements to be met by implementations of the DoD standard message transfer protocol. The protocol is intended to coordinate message transfer over networks. The requirements herein describe a minimum set of capabilities needed to allow application entities to exchange message on a non-real-time basis. DoD objectives are reviewed in Section 1. Section 2 describes the architectural context sections 3 and 4 describe requirements of the upper layer interface and of the protocols processing capabilities. Section 5 discusses future requirements for extending message service capabilities. Appendices provide discussions of security, name service, and existing systems. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Command, Control and Communications Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE