BANdwidth Aggregation for interNet Access (BANANA) The Control Protocol of Bonding Tunnels

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Authors Nicolai Leymann  , Cornelius Heidemann  , Mingui Zhang  , Behcet Sarikaya  , Margaret Cullen 
Last updated 2018-06-29 (latest revision 2017-12-26)
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There is an emerging demand for solutions to bond multiple access links to provide subscribers with redundancy and load-sharing across these access links. BANdwidth Aggregation for interNet Access (BANANA) will specify such solutions. In this document, a control protocol is specified to deliver configuration and control information between two peering BANANA boxes.


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