Multicast in SR Networks
draft-zzhang-pim-sr-multicast-00

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Abstract

With Segment Routing (SR) architecture [rfc8402], a unicast flow can be routed through an SR network following an explicit path specified in the packet, w/o the need for per-flow state in the network. As a result, the otherwise needed protocols to signal the per-flow unicast state can also be removed from the network. This document discusses options for multicast in an SR network.

Authors

Zhaohui Zhang (zzhang@juniper.net)
IJsbrand Wijnands (ice@cisco.com)
Andrew Dolganow (andrew.dolganow@nokia.com)
Liang Geng (gengliang@chinamobile.com)

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