DetNet Data Plane: IEEE 802.1 Time Sensitive Networking over SRv6
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Internet-Draft                                                   X. Wang
Intended status: Standards Track                                  J. Dai
Expires: May 1, 2020                                              J. Liu
                                                                   J. Xu
                                                   Fiberhome Telecom LTD
                                                             Nov 1, 2019

   DetNet Data Plane: IEEE 802.1 Time Sensitive Networking over SRv6
               draft-wang-detnet-tsn-over-srv6-00
Abstract

   This document specifies the Deterministic Networking data plane when
   TSN networks interconnected over an Segment Routing IPv6 Packet
   Switched Networks.

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Table of Contents
   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
   2.  Terminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
     2.1.  Terms Used in This Document . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
     2.2.  Abbreviations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
   3.  Requirements Language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
   4.  IEEE 802.1 TSN Over SRv6 Data Plane Scenario . . . . . . . . .  4
   5.  IEEE 802.1 TSN Operation Over SRv6 Sub-Networks. . . . . .  .   5
     5.1. Mapping of TSN Stream ID and Sequence Number . . . . . . .   5
     5.2. SRv6 Network Programming new Functions . . . . . . . . . .   8
       5.2.1. End. B.Replication DetNet SID: Packet Replication
              Function  . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
       5.2.2. End. B. Elimination: Packet Elimination Function. . . .  9
   6.  SRv6 Data Plane Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9
     6.1. DetNet PREOF  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .    9
     6.2. Edge Node Processing   . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
   7. Management and Control Information Summary. . . . . . . . . . . 11
   8.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
   9.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
   10. Acknowledgements  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
   11. Normative References. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
   Authors' Addresses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14

1.  Introduction

   Deterministic Networking (DetNet) is a service that can be offered by
   a network to DetNet flows.  DetNet provides these flows extremely low
   packet loss rates and assured bounded end-to-end delivery latency.
   General background and concepts of DetNet can be found in the DetNet
   Architecture [RFC8655].

   Segment Routing(SR) leverages the source routing paradigm. An ingress
   node steers a packet through an ordered list of instructions, called
   "segments".  SR can be applied over IPv6 data plane using Routing
   Extension Header(SRH,[I-D.ietf-6man-segment-routing-header]). A
   segment in Segment Routing is not limited to a routing/forwarding
   function.  A SRv6 Segment can indicate functions that are executed
   locally in the node where they are defined. [I-D.ietf-spring-srv6-
   network-programming] describes some well-known functions and segments
   associated to them. SRH TLVs([I-D.ietf-6man-segment-routing-header])
   also provides meta-data for segment processing.  All these features
   make SRv6 suitable to carry DetNet flows, by defining new segments
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