Multicast VPN fast upstream failover
draft-ietf-bess-mvpn-fast-failover-02

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (bess WG)
Last updated 2017-09-14 (latest revision 2017-03-13)
Replaces draft-morin-bess-mvpn-fast-failover
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Abstract

This document defines multicast VPN extensions and procedures that allow fast failover for upstream failures, by allowing downstream PEs to take into account the status of Provider-Tunnels (P-tunnels) when selecting the upstream PE for a VPN multicast flow, and extending BGP MVPN routing so that a C-multicast route can be advertized toward a standby upstream PE.

Authors

Thomas Morin (thomas.morin@orange-ftgroup.com)
Robert Kebler (rkebler@juniper.net)

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