Service Function Chaining: Subscriber and Service Identification Use Cases and Variable-Length NSH Context Headers
draft-sarikaya-sfc-hostid-serviceheader-07

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Last updated 2018-10-24 (latest revision 2018-06-21)
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Abstract

This document discusses how to inform Service Functions about service- and subscriber-related information for the sake of policy enforcement and appropriate SFC-inferred forwarding. Once the information is consumed by SFC-aware elements of an SFC-enabled domain, it is stripped from packets when they leave the SFC-enabled domain. Thus privacy-sensitive information is not leaked outside the domain.

Authors

Behcet Sarikaya (sarikaya@ieee.org)
Mohamed Boucadair (mohamed.boucadair@orange.com)
Dirk Hugo (dirk.von-hugo@telekom.de)

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