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Accelerated Routing Convergence for BGP Graceful Restart

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (idr WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Keyur Patel , Enke Chen , Rex Fernando , John Scudder
Last updated 2016-12-09 (Latest revision 2016-06-07)
Replaces draft-keyur-idr-enhanced-gr
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired
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In this document we specify extensions to BGP graceful restart in order to avoid unnecessary transmission of the routing information preserved across a session restart, thus accelerating the routing convergence.


Keyur Patel
Enke Chen
Rex Fernando
John Scudder

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