LDPC-staircase/triangle codes now an IETF standard (RFC 5170)

Thursday 3 July 2008.
These codes are now an official IETF standard ("proposed standard" maturity level). This document specifies all the details of the codes in such a way to enable inter-operable independent implementations, and explains its use in the context of FLUTE/FCAST/ALC/NORM protocols.
See online: http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5170.txt.