Service Function Chaining Architecture

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Author Andre Beliveau 
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This document describes an architecture for Service Function Chaining. It addresses operational aspects of Service Function Chaining such administration of Service Function Chains, network and forwarding principles. It also covers architectural principles to support scale-in and scale-out of Service Functions.


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