Laptop Computing. Wireless Technologies. Information Superhighway. Mobility versus Portability. Quick Overview of IP and Routing. TCP Connections. Two-level Addressing. Abstract Mobility Management Model. Remote Redirection. Example Architectures. Where Mobile Networking Fits. Middleware Components. Proxies versus Mobile-Aware Applications. Summary.2. Mobile IP Overview.
What Is Mobile IP? Terminology. Protocol Overview. Message Format and Protocol Extensibility. Role of the IETF. Summary.3. Advertisement.
Agent Solicitation and Discovery Mechanisms. Router Discovery Protocol. Agent Advertisement. Agent Solicitation. Mobility Agent Operation. Agent Discovery by Mobile Nodes. Second Thoughts on Using RFC. Summary.4. Registration.
Registration Overview. Authentication Overview. Registration Request. Registration Reply. Registration Extensions. Mobile Node Registration Procedures. Foreign Agent Registration Actions. Home Agent Processing for Registrations. Registering Securely. Patent Issues. Example Scenarios. Summary.5. Delivering Datagrams.
Introduction. IP-in-IP Encapsulation. Minimal Encapsulation. Generic Record Encapsulation. Routing Failures and ICMP Messages. Tunnel Management. Decapsulation by Routers. Decapsulation by IP Nodes. Unicast Datagram Routing. Broadcast Datagrams. Multicast Datagram Routing. Mobile Routers. ARP, Proxy ARP, and Gratuitous ARP. Security Effects of Using Encapsulation. Source Routing Alternatives. Summary.6. Route Optimization.
Route Optimization Overview. Route Optimization Message Formats. Format of Smooth Handoff Extensions. Messages Requesting A Registration Key. Extensions to Supply a Registration Key. Using Special Tunnels. Mobile Node Key Requests. Miscellaneous Home Agent Operations. Miscellaneous Foreign Agent Operations. Summary.7. Miscellaneous Topics.
Firewalls. Reverse Tunneling. Broadcast Preference Extension. Multicast Preference Extension. Movement Detection. Management Information Bases (MIBs). Localizing Registrations. Summary.8. IP version.
An Overview of IPv. Overview of Mobility Support in IPv. Binding Update Option. Binding Acknowledgment Option. Binding Request Option. Movement Detection in IPv. Home Agent Discovery. Smooth Handoffs. Renumbering the Home Subnet. Requirements for Supporting Mobility. Summary.9. DHCP.
Overview of DHCP. Client/Server Protocol Description. DHCP Option Handling. Using DHCP for Portability. Using DHCP for Mobility. Dual-Mode Operation. DHCP Home Address. Multi-Homing. Administration and Security. Summary.10. Summary and Future Work. Glossary. References. Index.