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Generic Requirements for Provider Provisioned Virtual Private Networks (PPVPN) (RFC3809)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000028973D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Jun-10
Document File: 26 page(s) / 61K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

A. Nagarajan: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

This document describes generic requirements for Provider Provisioned Virtual Private Networks (PPVPN). The requirements are categorized into service requirements, provider requirements and engineering requirements. These requirements are not specific to any particular type of PPVPN technology, but rather apply to all PPVPN technologies. All PPVPN technologies are expected to meet the umbrella set of requirements described in this document.

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Network Working Group                                  A. Nagarajan, Ed.

Request for Comments: 3809                              Juniper Networks

Category: Informational                                        June 2004

             Generic Requirements for Provider Provisioned

                   Virtual Private Networks (PPVPN)

Status of this Memo

   This memo provides information for the Internet community.  It does

   not specify an Internet standard of any kind.  Distribution of this

   memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2004).

Abstract

   This document describes generic requirements for Provider Provisioned

   Virtual Private Networks (PPVPN).  The requirements are categorized

   into service requirements, provider requirements and engineering

   requirements.  These requirements are not specific to any particular

   type of PPVPN technology, but rather apply to all PPVPN technologies.

   All PPVPN technologies are expected to meet the umbrella set of

   requirements described in this document.

Nagarajan                    Informational                      [Page 1]

RFC 3809                         PPVPN                         June 2004

Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3

       1.1. Problem Statement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3

       1.2. Deployment Scenarios. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4

       1.3. Outline of this document. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5

   2.  Contributing Authors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6

   3.  Definitions and Taxonomy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7

   4.  Service Requirements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7

       4.1. Availability  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7

       4.2. Stability . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8

       4.3. Traffic types . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8

       4.4. Data Isolation. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9

       4.5. Security  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9

            4.5.1. User data security . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

            4.5.2. Access Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

            4.5.3. Site authentication and authorization. . . . . . . 10

            4.5.4. Inter domain security. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

       4.6. Topology  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

       4.7. Addressing. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

       4.8. Quality of Service  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

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