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PCEP Extensions for PCE-initiated LSP Setup in a Stateful PCE Model

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Authors Edward Crabbe , Ina Minei , Siva Sivabalan , Robert Varga
Last updated 2014-04-14 (Latest revision 2013-10-11)
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The Path Computation Element Communication Protocol (PCEP) provides mechanisms for Path Computation Elements (PCEs) to perform path computations in response to Path Computation Clients (PCCs) requests. The extensions described in [I-D.ietf-pce-stateful-pce] provide stateful control of Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) Traffic Engineering Label Switched Paths (TE LSP) via PCEP, for a model where the PCC delegates control over one or more locally configured LSPs to the PCE. This document describes the creation and deletion of PCE- initiated LSPs under the stateful PCE model.


Edward Crabbe
Ina Minei
Siva Sivabalan
Robert Varga

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