TRILL Transparent Transport over MPLS
draft-muks-trill-transport-over-mpls-00

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INTERNET-DRAFT                                            Mohammed Umair
Intended Status: Proposed Standard                       Kingston Smiler
                                                             IP Infusion
                                                     Donald Eastlake 3rd
                                                               Lucy Yong
                                                     Huawei Technologies
Expires: January 7, 2016                                    July 6, 2015

                 TRILL Transparent Transport over MPLS 
                draft-muks-trill-transport-over-mpls-00

Abstract

   This document specifies how to interconnect Transparent
   Interconnection of Lots of links (TRILL) sites belonging to a tenant
   that are separated geographically over an MPLS domain. This draft
   addresses two problems 1) Providing connection between more than two
   TRILL sites that are separated by an MPLS provider network using
   [RFC7173] 2) Providing connection between TRILL sites belonging to a
   tenant over a MPLS provider network

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Table of Contents

   1  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3
     1.1  Terminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3
   2.  TRILL Over MPLS Model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4
   3.  VPLS Model . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5
     3.1.  Entities in the VPLS Model . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6
     3.3. TRILL Adjacency for VPLS model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7
     3.4. MPLS encapsulation for VPLS model . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7
     3.5  Loop Free provider PSN/MPLS.  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7
     3.6.  Frame processing.  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7
   4.  VPTS Model . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7
     4.1.  Entities in the VPTS Model . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9
       4.1.1 TRILL Intermediate Routers [TIR] . . . . . . . . . . . .  9
       4.1.2 Virtual TRILL Switch Domain (VTSD) . . . . . . . . . . . 10
     4.2. TRILL Adjacency for VPLS model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
     4.3. MPLS encapsulation for VPLS model . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
     4.4  Loop Free provider PSN/MPLS.  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
     4.5.  Frame processing.  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
       4.5.1 Multi-Destination Frame processing . . . . . . . . . . . 10
       4.5.2 Unicast Frame processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
   5.  Extensions to TRILL Over Pseudowires [RFC7173] . . . . . . . . 11
   6.  VPTS Model Versus VPLS Model . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
   7.  Security Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
   8.  IANA Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
   9.  References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     9.1  Normative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     9.2  Informative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
   Authors' Addresses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14

 

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