Requirements and Framework for Unified MPLS Sub-Network Interconnection

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The definition of a transport profile for MPLS means that MPLS network architectures will emerge that combines both managed and control plane driven MPLS sub-networks and requires interconnection of same to achieve a unified MPLS architecture. This document generalizes the problem of sub-network interconnect, discusses issues in general and suggests ways forward.


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