IS-IS Autoconfiguration (RFC8196)
Original Publication Date: 2017-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2017-Jul-14
Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)
B. Liu: AUTHOR [+6]
This document specifies mechanisms for IS-IS [RFC1195] [ISO_IEC10589] [RFC5308] to be autoconfiguring. Such mechanisms could reduce the management burden for configuring a network, especially where plug- and-play device configuration is required.
Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) B. Liu, Ed. Request for Comments: 8196 Huawei Technologies Category: Standards Track L. Ginsberg ISSN: 2070-1721 Cisco Systems B. Decraene Orange I. Farrer Deutsche Telekom AG M. Abrahamsson T-Systems July 2017
This document specifies IS-IS autoconfiguration mechanisms. The key components are IS-IS System ID self-generation, duplication detection, and duplication resolution. These mechanisms provide limited IS-IS functions and are therefore suitable for networks where plug-and-play configuration is expected.
Status of This Memo
This is an Internet Standards Track document.
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Liu, et al. Standards Track [Page 1]
RFC 8196 IS-IS Autoconfiguration July 2017
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