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Martin Vigoureux

Martin Vigoureux is a former Area Director for the Routing Area of the IETF (2018-2021). Previously, he chaired the L3VPN, BESS, and SPRING Working Groups, and had started as Secretary of the MPLS WG. He also served on the Routing Directorate for 7 years, and first attended IETF in 2001. Martin currently works at Nokia where he is Product Line Manager for certain IP technologies. He started as a researcher in Alcatel and took various positions in the course of 15 years of research. During these years he worked and lead work on a variety of topics such as distributed network control, automation, and network function virtualization. He is concerned about climate change thanks to his wife, distinguished member of the IPCC. Together they have a son and live in Paris, France.


Role Group Email
Chair General Area Dispatch (gendispatch)
Liaison Contact BGP Enabled ServiceS (bess)

RFCs (6)

RFC Date Title Cited by
RFC 5212 Jul 2008 Requirements for GMPLS-Based Multi-Region and Multi-Layer Networks (MRN/MLN) 14 RFCs
RFC 5586 Jun 2009 MPLS Generic Associated Channel 44 RFCs
RFC 5860 May 2010 Requirements for Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) in MPLS Transport Networks 24 RFCs
RFC 6001 Oct 2010 Generalized MPLS (GMPLS) Protocol Extensions for Multi-Layer and Multi-Region Networks (MLN/MRN) 12 RFCs
RFC 6427 Nov 2011 MPLS Fault Management Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) 8 RFCs
RFC 6435 Nov 2011 MPLS Transport Profile Lock Instruct and Loopback Functions 4 RFCs

Active Internet-Drafts (0)

Martin has no active Internet-Drafts as of 2024-03-03.

Expired Internet-Drafts (19)

(Excluding replaced Internet-Drafts.)

Internet-Draft Activity