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8+8 - An Alternate Addressing Architecture for IPv6

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Author Michael D. O'Dell
Last updated 1996-10-24
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This document presents an alternative addressing architecture for IPv6 which controls global routing growth with very aggressive topological aggregation. It also includes support for scalable multihoming as a distinguished service while freeing sites and service resellers from the tyranny of CIDR-based aggregation by providing transparent rehoming of both.


Michael D. O'Dell

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