RIB Reduction in Virtual Subnet

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Authors Xiaohu Xu  , Susan Hares  , Fan Yongbing  , Christian Jacquenet  , Truman Boyes  , Brendan Fee 
Last updated 2015-08-04 (latest revision 2015-01-31)
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Virtual Subnet is a BGP/MPLS IP VPN-based subnet extension solution which is intended for building Layer3 network virtualization overlays within and/or across data centers. This document describes a mechanism for reducing the RIB size of PE routers in the Virtual Subnet context.


Xiaohu Xu (xuxiaohu@huawei.com)
Susan Hares (shares@ndzh.com)
Fan Yongbing (fanyb@gsta.com)
Christian Jacquenet (christian.jacquenet@orange.com)
Truman Boyes (tboyes@bloomberg.net)
Brendan Fee (bfee@enterasys.com)

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