Date Center Interconnect using TRILL

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Last updated 2016-02-17
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This document describes a TRILL based Data Center Interconnect (DCI) solution. TRILL is predominantly used inside a data center for providing intra-data center switching optimally by utilizing multiple links. This draft described a way to use TRILL to extend a network across different data center via MPLS service provider network using Virtual TRILL Service/Switch Domain (VTSD) as described in draft [VTSD].


Mohammed Umair (
Shaji Ravindranathan (
Lucy Yong (
Donald Eastlake (

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