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What does IFMP stand for?

IFMP stands for Ipsilon Flow Management Protocol

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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Through the interaction of two simple protocols -- the General Switch Management Protocol (GSMP, IETF RFC 1987) and the Ipsilon Flow Management Protocol (IFMP, IETF RFC 1953, 1954) -- hosts and switches in an IP Switched network freely communicate and cooperate, resulting in a fully interoperable network architecture.
Under the terms of the agreement, the companies will jointly develop and implement Ipsilon's Generic Switch Management Protocol (GSMP) on Digital's GIGAswitch/ATM switch and will incorporate the Ipsilon Flow Management Protocol (IFMP) in Digital's servers and LAN switches.
The SunATM SBus adapter software enhancement will implement the Ipsilon Flow Management Protocol (IFMP), enabling Sun servers and workstations equipped with the interface cards to participate in the flow-classification procedures that allow IP Switches to choose between dynamic store-and-forward and cut-through switching based on traffic characteristics.