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Weighted Multi-Path Procedures for EVPN All-Active Multi-Homing
draft-malhotra-bess-evpn-unequal-lb-04

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (bess WG)
Authors Neeraj Malhotra , Ali Sajassi , Jorge Rabadan , John Drake , Avinash Lingala , Samir Thoria
Last updated 2018-09-04 (Latest revision 2018-07-16)
Replaced by draft-ietf-bess-evpn-unequal-lb
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Abstract

In an EVPN-IRB based network overlay, EVPN LAG enables all-active multi-homing for a host or CE device connected to two or more PEs via a LAG bundle, such that bridged and routed traffic from remote PEs can be equally load balanced (ECMPed) across the multi-homing PEs. This document defines extensions to EVPN procedures to optimally handle unequal access bandwidth distribution across a set of multi- homing PEs in order to: o provide greater flexibility, with respect to adding or removing individual PE-CE links within the access LAG o handle PE-CE LAG member link failures that can result in unequal PE-CE access bandwidth across a set of multi-homing PEs

Authors

Neeraj Malhotra
Ali Sajassi
Jorge Rabadan
John Drake
Avinash Lingala
Samir Thoria

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