NSH Encapsulation for In-situ OAM Data

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (candidate for sfc WG)
Authors Frank Brockners  , Shwetha Bhandari  , Vengada Govindan  , Carlos Pignataro  , Hannes Gredler  , John Leddy  , Stephen Youell  , Tal Mizrahi  , David Mozes  , Petr Lapukhov  , Remy Chang
Last updated 2018-05-07 (latest revision 2018-03-05)
Replaced by draft-ietf-sfc-ioam-nsh
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In-situ Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) 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 the Network Service Header (NSH).


Frank Brockners (fbrockne@cisco.com)
Shwetha Bhandari (shwethab@cisco.com)
Vengada Govindan (venggovi@cisco.com)
Carlos Pignataro (cpignata@cisco.com)
Hannes Gredler (hannes@rtbrick.com)
John Leddy (john_leddy@cable.comcast.com)
Stephen Youell (stephen.youell@jpmorgan.com)
Tal Mizrahi (talmi@marvell.com)
David Mozes (mosesster@gmail.com)
Petr Lapukhov (petr@fb.com)
Remy Chang (unknown-email-Remy-Chang)

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