FIB Reduction in Virtual Subnet

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (bess WG)
Authors Xiaohu Xu  , Susan Hares  , Fan Yongbing  , Christian Jacquenet  , Brendan Fee  , Wim Henderickx 
Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2015-01-19)
Replaced by draft-ietf-bess-virtual-subnet-fib-reduction
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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 FIB size of PE routers in the Virtual Subnet context.


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Christian Jacquenet (
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Wim Henderickx (

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