Skip to main content

A new Designated Forwarder Election for the EVPN

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (bess WG)
Authors , Keyur Patel , Ali Sajassi , John Drake , Tony Przygienda
Last updated 2016-01-11 (Latest revision 2015-10-19)
Replaces draft-mohanty-l2vpn-evpn-df-election
Replaced by draft-ietf-bess-evpn-df-election
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status (None)
Expired & archived
Stream WG state Adopted by a WG
Document shepherd (None)
IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-bess-evpn-df-election
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
Telechat date (None)
Responsible AD (None)
Send notices to (None)

This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


This document describes an improved EVPN Designated Forwarder Election (DF) algorithm which can be used to enhance operational experience in terms of convergence speed and robustness over a WAN deploying EVPN

Keyur Patel
Ali Sajassi
John Drake
Tony Przygienda

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)