Multicast VPN fast upstream failover
draft-morin-l3vpn-mvpn-fast-failover-05

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Abstract

This document defines multicast VPN extensions and procedures that allow fast failover for upstream failures, by allowing downstream PEs to take into account the status of Provider-Tunnels (P-tunnels) when selecting the upstream PE for a VPN multicast flow, and extending BGP MVPN routing so that a C-multicast route can be advertized toward a standby upstream PE.

Authors

Thomas Morin (thomas.morin@orange-ftgroup.com)
Yakov Rekhter (yakov@juniper.net)
Rahul Aggarwal (raggarwa_1@yahoo.com)
Wim Henderickx (wim.henderickx@alcatel-lucent.com)
Praveen Muley (Praveen.muley@alcatel-lucent.com)
Ray Qiu (rayq@huawei.com)

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