Geneve encapsulation for In-situ OAM Data

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Authors Frank Brockners  , Shwetha Bhandari  , Vengada Prasad Govindan  , Carlos Pignataro  , Nagendra Nainar  , Hannes Gredler  , John Leddy  , Stephen Youell  , Tal Mizrahi  , Petr Lapukhov  , Barak Gafni  , Aviv Kfir  , Mickey Spiegel 
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In-situ Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (IOAM) records operational and telemetry information in the packet while the packet traverses a path between two points in the network. This document proposes a new Geneve tunnel option and outlines how IOAM data fields are carried in the option data field.


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