Multicast Issues in Networks Using NVO3

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Authors Anoop Ghanwani  , Linda Dunbar  , Vinay Bannai  , Ramki Krishnan 
Last updated 2014-08-17 (latest revision 2014-02-13)
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This memo discusses issues with supporting multicast traffic in a network that uses Network Virtualization using Overlays over Layer 3 (NVO3). It describes the various mechanisms that may be used for multicast and discusses some of the considerations with supporting multicast applications in networks that use NVO3.


Anoop Ghanwani (
Linda Dunbar (
Vinay Bannai (
Ramki Krishnan (

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