Performance-based BGP Routing Mechanism
draft-ietf-idr-performance-routing-01

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Last updated 2015-08-30 (latest revision 2015-02-26)
Replaces draft-xu-idr-performce-routing
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Abstract

The current BGP specification doesn't use network performance metrics (e.g., network latency) in the route selection decision process. This document describes a performance-based BGP routing mechanism in which network latency metric is taken as one of the route selection criteria. This routing mechanism is useful for those server providers with global reach to deliver low-latency network connectivity services to their customers.

Authors

Xiaohu Xu (xuxiaohu@huawei.com)
Mohamed Boucadair (mohamed.boucadair@orange.com)
Christian Jacquenet (christian.jacquenet@orange.com)
Ning So (ning.so@vinci-systems.com)
Yimin Shen (yshen@juniper.net)
Uma Chunduri (uma.chunduri@ericsson.com)
Hui Ni (nihui@huawei.com)
Fan Yongbing (fanyb@gsta.com)
Luis Contreras (luismiguel.contrerasmurillo@telefonica.com)

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