In-situ OAM IPv6 Options

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (ippm WG)
Authors Shwetha Bhandari  , Frank Brockners  , Carlos Pignataro  , Hannes Gredler  , John Leddy  , Stephen Youell  , Tal Mizrahi  , Aviv Kfir  , Barak Gafni  , Petr Lapukhov  , Mickey Spiegel  , Suresh Krishnan  , Rajiv Asati 
Last updated 2019-09-25 (latest revision 2019-03-28)
Replaced by draft-ietf-ippm-ioam-ipv6-options
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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 data fields are encapsulated in IPv6.


Shwetha Bhandari (
Frank Brockners (
Carlos Pignataro (
Hannes Gredler (
John Leddy (
Stephen Youell (
Tal Mizrahi (
Aviv Kfir (
Barak Gafni (
Petr Lapukhov (
Mickey Spiegel (
Suresh Krishnan (
Rajiv Asati (

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