Utilizing Pre-defined Templates with IPFIX

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Author Paul Aitken
Last updated 2017-09-02 (latest revision 2017-03-01)
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This document specifies a way to pre-define well-known IPFIX Templates which can be pre-shared with Collectors, thus avoiding the need for Exporters to send those Templates to Collectors. This saves export bandwidth and reduces Collector complexity.


Paul Aitken (paitken@brocade.com)

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