Service Function Chaining (SFC) Architecture

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Authors Paul Quinn  , Jim Guichard  , Surendra Kumar  , Carlos Pignataro 
Last updated 2013-10-04 (latest revision 2013-09-24)
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This document describes a standard architecture for the creation of Service Function Chains. It includes architectural concepts, principles, and components used for the application of services in a network. This document does not propose solutions or protocols.


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