BIER in BABEL
draft-zhang-bier-babel-extensions-00

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Abstract

BIER introduces a novel architecture for multicast packet forwarding. It does not require a signalling protocol to explicitly build multicast distribution trees, nor does it require intermediate nodes to maintain any per-flow state. Babel defines a distance-vector routing protocol that operates in a robust and efficient fashion both in ordinary wired as well as in wireless mesh networks. This document defines a way to carry BIER information in Babel.

Authors

Zheng Zhang (zhang.zheng@zte.com.cn)
Tony Przygienda (prz@juniper.net)

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