Advertising Node Admin Tags in BGP Link-State Advertisements

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (idr WG)
Authors Pushpasis Sarkar  , Hannes Gredler  , Stephane Litkowski 
Last updated 2016-12-01 (latest revision 2016-11-14)
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This document describes the protocol extensions to collect node administrative tags adevertised in IGP Link State advertisements and disseminate the same in BGP Link-State advertisement protocol, to facilitate inter-AS TE applications that may need the same node administrative tags to associate a subset of network devices spanning across more than one AS with a specific functionality.


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