BGP-signaled end-system IP/VPNs.

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Authors Pedro Marques  , Luyuan Fang  , Ping Pan  , Amit Shukla  , Maria Napierala  , Nabil Bitar 
Last updated 2012-10-11 (latest revision 2012-08-17)
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This document describes a solution in which the control plane protocol specified in BGP/MPLS IP VPNs [RFC4364] is used to provide a Virtual Network service to end-systems. These end-systems may be used to provide network services or may directly host end-to-end applications.


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Luyuan Fang (
Ping Pan (
Amit Shukla (
Maria Napierala (
Nabil Bitar (

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