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Using the IPv6 Flow Label for Server Load Balancing
draft-carpenter-v6ops-label-balance-02

Document type: Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
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Last updated: 2012-09-06 (latest revision 2012-03-06)
Intended RFC status: Unknown
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IESG State: Replaced by draft-carpenter-flow-label-balancing
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. Unofficial copies of old Internet-Drafts can be found here:
http://tools.ietf.org/id/draft-carpenter-v6ops-label-balance

Abstract

This document describes how the IPv6 flow label can be used in support of layer 3/4 load distribution and balancing for large server farms.

Authors

Brian Carpenter <brian.e.carpenter@gmail.com>
Sheng Jiang <jiangsheng@huawei.com>
Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid)