Identification of Overlay Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM)

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Author Greg Mirsky 
Last updated 2020-08-29 (latest revision 2020-02-26)
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This document analyzes how the presence of Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) control command and/or special data is identified in some overlay networks and an impact on the choice of identification may have on OAM functionality.


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