EVPN Interworking with IPVPN
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BESS Workgroup                                           J. Rabadan, Ed.
Internet Draft                                                     Nokia
Intended status: Standards Track                         A. Sajassi, Ed.
                                                                   Cisco

                                                                E. Rosen
                                                                J. Drake
                                                                  W. Lin
                                                                 Juniper

                                                               J. Uttaro
                                                                    AT&T

                                                              A. Simpson
                                                                   Nokia

Expires: January 3, 2019                                    July 2, 2018

                      EVPN Interworking with IPVPN
         draft-rabadan-sajassi-bess-evpn-ipvpn-interworking-01

Abstract

   EVPN is used as a unified control plane for tenant network intra and
   inter-subnet forwarding. When a tenant network spans not only EVPN
   domains but also domains where IPVPN provides inter-subnet
   forwarding, there is a need to specify the interworking aspects
   between both EVPN and IPVPN domains, so that the end to end tenant
   connectivity can be accomplished. This document specifies how EVPN
   should interwork with VPN-IPv4/VPN-IPv6 and IPv4/IPv6 BGP families
   for inter-subnet forwarding.

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Table of Contents

   1. Introduction and Problem Statement  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3
   2. Terminology and Interworking PE Components  . . . . . . . . . .  3
   3. Domain Path Attribute (D-PATH)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9
     3.1. D-PATH and Loop Prevention  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
   4. BGP Path Attribute Propagation across ISF SAFIs . . . . . . . . 12
     4.1. No-Propagation-Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     4.2. Uniform-Propagation-Mode  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     4.3. Aggregation of Routes and Path Attribute Propagation  . . . 13
   5. Route Selection Process between EVPN and other ISF SAFIs  . . . 14
   6. Composite PE Procedures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
   7. Gateway PE Procedures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
   8. Interworking Use-Cases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
   9. Conclusion  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
   10. Conventions used in this document  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
   11. Security Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
   12. IANA Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
   13. References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
 

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     13.1. Normative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
     13.2. Informative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
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