VXLAN-GPE Encapsulation for In-situ OAM Data

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Authors Frank Brockners  , Shwetha Bhandari  , Vengada Prasad Govindan  , Carlos Pignataro  , Hannes Gredler  , John Leddy  , Stephen Youell  , Tal Mizrahi  , Aviv Kfir  , Barak Gafni  , Petr Lapukhov  , 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 outlines how IOAM data fields are encapsulated in VXLAN-GPE.


Frank Brockners (fbrockne@cisco.com)
Shwetha Bhandari (shwethab@cisco.com)
Vengada Prasad Govindan (venggovi@cisco.com)
Carlos Pignataro (cpignata@cisco.com)
Hannes Gredler (hannes@rtbrick.com)
John Leddy (john@leddy.net)
Stephen Youell (stephen.youell@jpmorgan.com)
Tal Mizrahi (tal.mizrahi.phd@gmail.com)
Aviv Kfir (avivk@mellanox.com)
Barak Gafni (gbarak@mellanox.com)
Petr Lapukhov (petr@fb.com)
Mickey Spiegel (mspiegel@barefootnetworks.com)

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