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Information-Centric Networking Research Group (ICNRG)

This is the Wiki for the IRTF ICN Research Group (ICNRG).

ICNRG Administrative Information

Contact ICNRG chairs

Börje Ohlman, Dirk Kutscher, Dave Oran

ICNRG Documents and Presentation Material


Informational RFCs

  • RFC 7476 Information-Centric Networking: Baseline Scenarios (was draft-irtf-icnrg-scenarios)
    • A document that defines reference baseline scenarios to enable performance comparisons between different approaches.
  • RFC 7927 Information-Centric Networking (ICN) Research Challenges (was draft-icnrg-challenges)
    • This document describes current research challenges in ICN, including naming, security, routing, system scalability, mobility management, wireless networking, transport services, in-network caching, and network management.
  • RFC 7933 Adaptive Video Streaming over ICN (was draft-irtf-icrng-videostreaming)
    • A document that describes key issues of video streaming in ICN and considers how the current video streaming should be modified in an ICN architecture.
  • RFC 7945 "Information-Centric Networking: Evaluation and Security Considerations" (was draft-irtf-icnrg-evaluation-methodology)
    • This document presents a number of considerations regarding evaluating Information-Centric Networking (ICN) and sheds some light on the impact of ICN on network security. It also surveys the evaluation tools currently available to researchers in the ICN area and provides suggestions regarding methodology and metrics.

In RFC Editor Queue

  • None at the moment.

ICNRG current work items

ICNRG discussion items / Potential future work items

  • ICN Routing here we list research issues related to ICN routing and related research papers.

Other ICNRG documents

For complete list, see


Running Code

ICNRG Design Teams and Side meeting materials

CCNx-TWG Side meetings

Upcoming ICNRG events

ICNRG Interim Meeting @ IETF-103 Bangkok, Thailand, November 4, 2018

Agenda proposals for our ICNRG meetings in Bangkok are invited. Please send your proposals to the mailing list or directly to the chairs.

Proposed interim agenda

  • Chairs Intro: Agenda Bashing, Minutes taker, Bluesheets, Status (20 min)
    • Report from September ICNRG Interim meeting in Cambridge
  • RICE next steps discussion - Dave/Dirk (20 min)
  • Updates to the draft based on feedback and additional work - Prakash Suthar
  • ICN QoS (60 min)
    • "What to do and not to do" - Dave Oran
    • ICN QoS proposals
      • QoS in ICN using Disaggregated Name Component Approach - Prakash Suthar (30 min)
  • ICN and Name resolution (60 min)
  • Compute-First Networking and heads-up for COIN - Marie-Jose Montpetit (20 min)
  • Chairs Wrapup

Registration for ICNRG interim meeting

Please register for the interim meeting.

# Name Affiliation Email Arriving Departing Hotel Comments
1 Börje Ohlman Ericsson Research Borje dot Ohlman at ericsson dot com Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park
2 Dirk Kutscher Huawei ietf at dkutscher dot net
3 Dave Oran Network Systems Research & Design daveoran at orandom dot net
4 Marie-Jose Montpetit TriangleVideo marie at mjmontpetit dot com
5 Simon Slupik Silvair simon at silvair dot com Saturday Friday AirBnB
6 Thomas C. Schmidt HAW Hamburg t dot schmidt at haw-hamburg dot de
7 Kazuaki Ueda KDDI Research kz-ueda at kddi-research dot jp Saturday Friday Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park
8 Prakash Suthar Cisco psuthar at cisco dot com
9 Greg White CableLabs g dot white at cablelabs dot com Saturday Friday Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park
10 Jungha Hong ETRI jhong at etri dot re dot kr
x N N Affiliation xxx at org dot domain

ICNRG regular meeting @ IETF-103 Bangkok, Thailand, November 4-9, 2018

Draft Regular meeting Agenda:

Past ICNRG meetings

Here you can find agendas, meeting materials and minutes of all past ICNRG meetings: icnrg/pastmeetings

Related Events

Past events

Related RFCs

Related Information

Here we list ICN overview articles and tutorials:

(please contact us if there is something you think should be listed here)

Related Research Projects

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ICN evaluation tools and testbeds

Here you can find a listing of ICN evaluation tools and testbeds, please see IcnEvaluationAndTestbeds

Older Material

Older presentations, drafts that are not part of any meeting proceedings can be found in our archive.

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