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Terminology for Accelerated Stress Benchmarking

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (bmwg WG)
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Authors Scott Poretsky , Shankar Rao
Last updated 2008-02-25
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This document provides the Terminology for performing Accelerated Stress Benchmarking of networking devices. The three phases of the Stress Test: Startup, Instability and Recovery are defined along with the benchmarks and configuration terms associated with the each phase. Also defined are the Benchmark Planes fundamental to stress testing configuration, setup and measurement. The


Scott Poretsky
Shankar Rao

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