Path Computation Element communication Protocol (PCEP) extensions for Establishing Relationships between sets of LSPs and Virtual Networks

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (pce WG)
Authors Young Lee  , Haomian Zheng  , Daniele Ceccarelli 
Last updated 2020-10-18 (latest revision 2020-04-16)
Replaces draft-leedhody-pce-vn-association
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This document describes how to extend Path Computation Element (PCE) Communication Protocol (PCEP) association mechanism introduced by the PCEP Association Group specification, to further associate sets of LSPs with a higher-level structure such as a virtual network (VN) requested by clients or applications. This extended association mechanism can be used to facilitate virtual network control using PCE architecture.


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Haomian Zheng (
Daniele Ceccarelli (

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