Benchmarking Methodology for EVPN Multicasting
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Internet Engineering Task Force                            S. Jacob, Ed.
Internet-Draft                                              V. Nagarajan
Intended status: Informational                          Juniper Networks
Expires: June 15, 2020                                 December 13, 2019

             Benchmarking Methodology for EVPN Multicasting
                    draft-vikjac-bmwg-evpnmultest-03

Abstract

   This document defines methodologies for benchmarking IGMP proxy
   performance over EVPN-VXLAN.  IGMP proxy over EVPN is defined in
   draft-ietf-bess-evpn-IGMP-mld-proxy-02, and is being deployed in data
   center networks.  Specifically this document defines the
   methodologies for benchmarking IGMP proxy convergence, leave latency
   Scale,Core isolation, high availability and longevity.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
     1.1.  Requirements Language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
     1.2.  Terminologies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
   2.  Test Topology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
   3.  Test Cases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     3.1.  Learning Rate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     3.2.  Flush Rate  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
     3.3.  Leave Latency . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
     3.4.  Join Latency  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
     3.5.  Flush Rate of N vlans in DUT  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
     3.6.  Leave Latency of N Vlans in DUT . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
     3.7.  Join Latency of N vlans in DUT working EVPN AA mode . . .  10
     3.8.  Flush Rate of DUT working EVPN AA . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
     3.9.  Leave Latency of DUT operating in EVPN AA . . . . . . . .  11
     3.10. Join Latency with reception of Type 6 route . . . . . . .  11
   4.  Link Flap . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
     4.1.  Packet Loss measurement in DUT due to CE link Failure . .  12
     4.2.  Core Link Failure in EVPN AA  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
     4.3.  Routing Failure in DUT operating in EVPN-VXLAN AA . . . .  13
   5.  Scale Convergence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
     5.1.  Core Link Failure.  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
   6.  High Availability . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
     6.1.  Routing Engine Fail over. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
   7.  SOAK Test . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
     7.1.  Stability of the DUT with traffic.  . . . . . . . . . . .  15
   8.  Acknowledgments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
   9.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
   10. Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
   11. References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
     11.1.  Normative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
     11.2.  Informative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
   Appendix A.  Appendix . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
   Authors' Addresses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17

1.  Introduction

   IGMP proxy over EVPN-VXLAN is defined in draft-ietf-bess-evpn-IGMP-
   mld-proxy-02,and is being deployed in data center networks.
   Specifically this document defines the methodologies for benchmarking
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