Accelerated Routing Convergence for BGP Graceful Restart

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Authors John Scudder  , Rex Fernando  , Keyur Patel  , Enke Chen 
Last updated 2012-04-18 (latest revision 2011-06-29)
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In this document we specify extensions to BGP graceful restart in order to avoid unnecessary transmission of the routing information preserved across a session restart, thus accelerating the routing convergence.


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