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IP Prefix Advertisement in Ethernet VPN (EVPN)

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From: The IESG <>
To: IETF-Announce <>
Cc:, The IESG <>,,, Zhaohui Zhang <>,,,
Subject: Protocol Action: 'IP Prefix Advertisement in EVPN' to Proposed Standard (draft-ietf-bess-evpn-prefix-advertisement-11.txt)

The IESG has approved the following document:
- 'IP Prefix Advertisement in EVPN'
  (draft-ietf-bess-evpn-prefix-advertisement-11.txt) as Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the BGP Enabled ServiceS Working Group.

The IESG contact persons are Alvaro Retana, Martin Vigoureux and Deborah

A URL of this Internet Draft is:

Ballot Text

Technical Summary

   This document defines a new EVPN route type for the 
   advertisement of IP Prefixes and explains some use-case 
   examples where this new route-type is used.

Working Group Summary

   The process through the WG was normal; nothing specific 
   to highlight.

Document Quality

   There are at least 3 commercial implementations of this 


   Document Shepherd: Zhaohui (Jeffrey)Zhang (
   Responsible Area Director: Alvaro Retana (

RFC Editor Note