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MPLS Forwarding Compliance and Performance Requirements (RFC7325) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000238213D
Original Publication Date: 2014-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2014-Aug-08

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

C. Villamizar: AUTHOR [+6]


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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                C. Villamizar, Ed. Request for Comments: 7325                                         OCCNC Category: Informational                                      K. Kompella ISSN: 2070-1721                                         Juniper Networks                                                                S. Amante                                                               Apple Inc.                                                                 A. Malis                                                                   Huawei                                                             C. Pignataro                                                                    Cisco                                                              August 2014

         MPLS Forwarding Compliance and Performance Requirements


   This document provides guidelines for implementers regarding MPLS    forwarding and a basis for evaluations of forwarding implementations.    Guidelines cover many aspects of MPLS forwarding.  Topics are    highlighted where implementers might otherwise overlook practical    requirements that are unstated or underemphasized, or that are    optional for conformance to RFCs but often considered mandatory by    providers.

Status of This Memo

   This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is    published for informational purposes.

   This document is a product of the Internet Engineering Task Force    (IETF).  It represents the consensus of the IETF community.  It has    received public review and has been approved for publication by the    Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG).  Not all documents    approved by the IESG are a candidate for any level of Internet    Standard; see Section 2 of RFC 5741.

   Information about the current status of this document, any errata,    and how to provide feedback on it may be obtained at

Villamizar, et al.            Informational                     [Page 1]
 RFC 7325                     MPLS Forwarding                 August 2014

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