Requirements for Multi-Segment Pseudowire Emulation Edge-to-Edge (PWE3)
RFC 5254

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Subject: Document Action: 'Requirements for Multi-Segment 
         Pseudowire Emulation Edge-to-Edge (PWE3)' to Informational RFC 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'Requirements for Multi-Segment Pseudowire Emulation Edge-to-Edge 
   (PWE3) '
   <draft-ietf-pwe3-ms-pw-requirements-08.txt> as an Informational RFC

This document is the product of the Pseudowire Emulation Edge to Edge 
Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Mark Townsley and Jari Arkko.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:
http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-pwe3-ms-pw-requirements-08.txt

Technical Summary

This document describes a protocol that provides a control channel
that is associated with a Pseudowire (PW), and its use for
operations and management functions such as connectivity
verification to be used over that control channel. VCCV
applies to all supported access circuit and transport types
currently defined for PWs.

Working Group Summary

This document has been reviewed by the experts in the PWE3 WG
and there are no outstanding issues.

Document Quality

The document was reviewed by Mark Townsley. Stewart Bryant is the
document shepherd.