BGP Deployment and Application (bgpdepl) Concluded WG

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WG Name BGP Deployment and Application
Acronym bgpdepl
Area Operational Requirements Area (ops-old)
State Concluded
Charter charter-ietf-bgpdepl-01 Approved
Dependencies Document dependency graph (SVG)
Personnel Chair Jessica Yu
Area Director Scott Bradner
Mailing list Address bgpd@merit.edu
To subscribe bgpd-request@merit.edu
Archive merit.edu:~/pub/bgpd-archive

Charter for Working Group

The major purpose of this group is to coordinate BGP deployment and
application in the current Internet.

It intends to create a forum for BGP users to share BGP deployment
experiences and also provide a channel for users to communicate with
router vendors who implemented or who are implementing BGP. It also intends
to discuss BGP policy application and coordinate policy implementation
in the current Internet routing environment which includes defining the
usage of policy, defining a mechanism to share policy information, etc.

Milestones

Date Milestone
Jul 1997 Facilitate the deployment of BGP as widely as possible.
Jul 1997 Define the issues and the needs of policy routing in the current Internet architecture. Discuss how BGP policy routing capability applies to Internet policy routing needs. A document may be generated on this topic.
Done Post an Internet-Draft, defining a mechanism to share policy information between Administrative Domains.
Done Post as an Internet-Draft, a report of BGP deployment status.