Automagic peering at IXPs.
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idr                                                            W. Kumari
Internet-Draft                                                    Google
Intended status: Informational                                  K. Patel
Expires: October 25, 2012                                  Cisco Systems
                                                              J. Scudder
                                                        Juniper Networks
                                                          April 23, 2012

                       Automagic peering at IXPs.
                     draft-wkumari-idr-socialite-01

Abstract

   This document describes a method for automatically establishing BGP
   peering sessions at an Internet exchange point.  Creation of these
   peering sessions is facilitated by a host.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Author Notes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3
     1.1.  Changelog. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3
     1.2.  Changes from -00 to -01  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3
   2.  Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3
     2.1.  Requirements notation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4
   3.  Terminology  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4
   4.  Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4
   5.  Protocol Extensions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4
     5.1.  Debut Capability . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5
   6.  Packet Formats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5
     6.1.  Message Header . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5
     6.2.  INTRODUCTION Record  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6
     6.3.  WITHDRAW Record  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7
   7.  Protocol operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8
   8.  Operational overview / implications  . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8
     8.1.  Additional eBGP sessions.  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8
     8.2.  Simplified debugging.  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9
     8.3.  BGP PATH / SIDR implications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9
   9.  IANA Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9
     9.1.  Debut TYPE registry  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9
   10. Security considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
     10.1. Privacy  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
   11. Acknowledgements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
   12. References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
     12.1. Normative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
     12.2. Informative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
   Authors' Addresses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

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1.  Author Notes

   [ RFC Editor -- Please remove this section before publication! ]

   1.  Choose a better name than "Debut"

1.1.  Changelog.

   o  Changed the name of the protocol from 'elo-'elo to Debut - this is
      still not great, but "Introduction" is worse.
   o  Added Operational section, incorporated notes from John Scudder,
      Keyur.

1.2.  Changes from -00 to -01

   o  Incorporated some comments from Elisa Jasinska
   o  Mainly version bump tp prevent expire!
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