Deployment Considerations for In-situ OAM with IPv6 Options

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Authors Shwetha Bhandari  , Frank Brockners  , Tal Mizrahi  , Aviv Kfir  , Barak Gafni  , Mickey Spiegel  , Suresh Krishnan  , Mark Smith 
Last updated 2020-09-30 (latest revision 2020-03-29)
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In-situ Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (IOAM) records operational and telemetry information in the packet while the packet traverses a path between two points in the network. This document outlines how IOAM can be enabled in an IPv6 network.


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