Requirements for OAM in MPLS Transport Networks

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Authors Italo Busi  , Matthew Bocci  , Martin Vigoureux  , Malcolm Betts  , David Ward 
Last updated 2009-04-13 (latest revision 2008-11-01)
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This document lists the requirements for Operations, Administration and Maintenance functionality in MPLS networks that are used for packet transport services and network operations. These requirements are derived from the set of requirements specified by ITU-T and first published in the ITU-T Supplement Y.Sup4 [5].


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