A Framework for MPLS Operations

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual in gen area)
Authors David Allan  , Thomas Nadeau 
Last updated 2005-05-26 (latest revision 2004-09-23)
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This document is a framework for how data plane OAM functions can be applied to operations and maintenance procedures. The document is structured to outline how OAM functionality can be used to assist in fault management, configuration, accounting, performance management and security, commonly known by the acronym FCAPS.


David Allan (dallan@nortelnetworks.com)
Thomas Nadeau (tnadeau@cisco.com)

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