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ForCES Architectural Framework and FE Functional Model

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
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Author Todd A. Anderson
Last updated 2008-04-16 (Latest revision 2001-11-16)
Replaced by draft-ietf-forces-model
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This document defines an architecture for ForCES network elements and a functional model for ForCES forwarding elements. This model is used to describe the capabilities of ForCES forwarding elements within the context of the ForCES protocol. The architecture and forwarding element model defined herein is intended to satisfy the requirements specified in the ForCES requirements draft [FORCES- REQ].


Todd A. Anderson

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