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middlebox

A device within a network that enforces transport policy such as a firewall or network address translation (NAT). The Middlebox Communication Architecture and Framework is the name of the IETF Working Group that is responsible for developing common interfaces to middleboxes.
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Yu, "SIMPLE-fying middlebox policy enforcement using SDN," in Proc.
We aim to do this through the development and experimental deployment of a middlebox cooperation protocol (MCP) embedded in a more flexible transport layer, to be used together with ubiquitously deployed encryption.
Flowtags: enforcing network-wide policies in the presence of dynamic middlebox actions," in Proceedings of the second ACM SIGCOMM workshop on Hot topics in software defined networking.
Rayhan, Middlebox Communication Architecture and Framework, IETF RFC 3303, Aug.
309) Spam detection often requires that the middlebox operating in the network layer pass beyond the transport layer to examine email at the application layer in order to detect spam.
It's usually hard to get feedback on whether a guessed number is correct, but the firewall middlebox makes this possible.
widescale deployment of the middlebox architecture that has proven so
To facilitate numerical integration methods, such as the middlebox approximation, the trapezoid approximation, or the combined method according to Simpson's rule [Press et al.
Based on the open standard Middlebox Communications (MIDCOM) protocol from IETF and supported by the Multiservice Switching Forum (MSF), Veraz's Border Gateway solution takes a modular approach to border control benefiting from network wide border control policy management and specialized, multi-vendor border gateways distributed throughout a carrier's network.
Mogul, "FlowTags: enforcing network-wide policies in the presence of dynamic middlebox actions," in Proc.
Therefore, these new concepts are considered as very promising drivers to design cost-efficient middlebox service architectures [6].
The creators of the SVEF use this MiddleBox as an example to do packet scheduling.