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ITU-T Y.3800 (10/2019)

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Overview on networks supporting quantum key distribution
Recommendation ITU-T Y.3800 specifies an overview on networks supporting quantum key distribution (QKD).

This Recommendation aims to provide support for design, deployment, operation and maintenance to implement QKD networks (QKDNs) in terms of standardized technologies.

The relevant network aspects for conceptual structure, layered model and basic functions are within the scope of the Recommendation to support its implementation.
Series title: Y series: Global information infrastructure, Internet protocol aspects, next-generation networks, Internet of Things and smart cities
  Y.3800-Y.3999: Quantum key distribution networks
Approval date: 2019-10-25
Provisional name:Y.QKDN_FR
Approval process:AAP
Status: In force
Maintenance responsibility: ITU-T Study Group 13
Further details: Patent statement(s)
Development history
Ed. ITU-T Recommendation Status Summary Table of Contents Download
1.1 Y.3800 (2019) Cor. 1 (04/2020) In force
1 Y.3800 (10/2019) In force