IPPM Considerations for the IPv6 PDM Destination Option
draft-elkins-ippm-pdm-option-03

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Abstract

To assess performance problems, measurements based on optional sequence numbers and timing may be embedded in each packet. Such measurements may be interpreted in real-time or after the fact. An implementation of the existing IPv6 Destination Options extension header, the Performance and Diagnostic Metrics (PDM) Destination Options extension header has been proposed in a companion document. This document specifies the field limits, calculations, and usage of the PDM in measurement.

Authors

Nalini Elkins (nalini.elkins@insidethestack.com)
Rob Hamilton (rhamilton@cas.org)
Michael Ackermann (mackermann@bcbsmi.com)

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