Network Service Header (NSH) MD Type 1: Context Header Allocation (Data Center)

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Replaces draft-guichard-sfc-nsh-dc-allocation
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This document provides a recommended default allocation for the Network Service Header (NSH) MD Type 1 fixed length context header when NSH is used for Service Function Chaining within a data center.


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