OAM for use in GENEVE

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Authors Greg Mirsky  , Sami Boutros  , David Black  , Santosh Pallagatti 
Last updated 2020-09-25
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This document lists a set of general requirements for active OAM protocols in the Geneve overlay network. Based on the requirements, IP encapsulation for active Operations, Administration, and Maintenance protocols in Geneve protocol is defined. Considerations for using ICMP and UDP-based protocols are discussed.


Greg Mirsky (gregimirsky@gmail.com)
Sami Boutros (sboutros@ciena.com)
David Black (david.black@dell.com)
Santosh Pallagatti (santosh.pallagatti@gmail.com)

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