A new Designated Forwarder Election for the EVPN

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Authors satyamoh@cisco.com  , Keyur Patel  , Ali Sajassi  , John Drake 
Last updated 2015-03-07
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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


satyamoh@cisco.com (satyamoh@cisco.com)
Keyur Patel (keyupate@cisco.com)
Ali Sajassi (sajassi@cisco.com)
John Drake (jdrake@juniper.com)

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