Multicast only Fast Re-Route

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Authors Apoorva Karan  , Clarence Filsfils  , Dino Farinacci  , Bruno Decraene  , Nicolai Leymann  , Wim Henderickx 
Last updated 2012-09-10 (latest revision 2012-03-09)
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As IPTV deployments grow in number and size, service providers are looking for solutions that minimize the service disruption due to faults in the IP network carrying the packets for these services. This draft describes a mechanism for minimizing packet loss in a network when node or link failures occur. Multicast only Fast Re- Route (MoFRR) works by making simple enhancements to multicast routing protocols such as PIM and mLDP.


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Clarence Filsfils (
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