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Generic UDP Encapsulation (GUE) for Network Virtualization Overlay

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Lucy Yong , Tom Herbert , Osama Zia
Last updated 2017-05-01 (Latest revision 2016-10-28)
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This document describes network virtualization overlay encapsulation scheme by use of Generic UDP Encapsulation (GUE) [GUE]. It allocates one GUE optional flag and defines a 32 bit field for Virtual Network Identifier (VNID).


Lucy Yong
Tom Herbert
Osama Zia

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