Resource Management in Service Chaining

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (nfvrg RG)
Authors Seungik Lee  , Sangheon Pack  , Myung-Ki Shin  , EunKyoung Paik  , Rory Browne 
Last updated 2016-09-22 (latest revision 2016-03-21)
Replaces draft-lee-nfvrg-resource-management-service-chain
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This document specifies problem definition and use cases of NFV resource management in service chaining for path optimization, traffic optimization, failover, load balancing, etc. It further describes design considerations and relevant framework for the resource management capability that dynamically creates and updates network forwarding paths (NFPs) considering resource constraints of NFV infrastructure.


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