CCNx Documentation Guide

The following types of documents are available:

  • Research papers and Technical Reports — previously published or yet-to-be published papers, and Technical Reports prepared by present and past members of the PARC Networking, Distributed Systems, and Security team.
  • Technical specifications — RFC-style technical specification proposals prepared by the PARC Networking, Distributed Systems, and Security team.
  • Presentations — slide decks (i.e., PowerPoint or Keynote presentations converted to PDF format) prepared by the PARC Networking, Distributed Systems, and Security team.

The documents are categorized into the following topic areas:

  1. Introduction to CCN — a general introduction to CCN including tutorials.
  2. Protocols, Forwarding, and Routing — detailed information on the CCN wire formats and protocol specifica- tions as well as discussions on forwarding and routing.
  3. Security, Trust, and Privacy — a wide ranging exploration of security, trust and privacy issues in CCN with an emphasis on the security advantages of CCN.
  4. Software and APIs — an overview of the software architecture, components, and APIs of CCNx 1.0 as well as an overview of streaming, catalogs, discovery, and CCN’s support for Internet of Things.
  5. Hardware and Storage Implementation — an exploration of the implications of CCN on router and storage system design.
  6. Applications and Use Cases — a brief introduction into applications using CCN and an overview of our CCNmp solicitation.

Packaged doumentation releases:

  1. Q2 2014 Full Technical Documentation Release