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EVPN control plane for Geneve

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Authors Sami Boutros , Ali Sajassi , John Drake
Last updated 2017-12-22 (Latest revision 2017-06-20)
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This document describes how Ethernet VPN (EVPN) control plane can be used with Network Virtualization Overlay over Layer 3 (NVO3) Generic Network Virtualization Encapsulation (Geneve) encapsulation in NVO3 solutions. EVPN control plane can be used by a Network Virtualization Endpoints (NVEs) to express as well what Geneve tunnel option TLV(s) that they can transmit and/or receive.


Sami Boutros
Ali Sajassi
John Drake

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