Requirement Framework for Fast Re-route with MPLS

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Authors Bradley Cain  , Loa Andersson  , Bilel Jamoussi 
Last updated 1999-10-28
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Interest has recently grown in using MPLS for the creation of engineered backup paths. To evaluate the merits of these proposals we discuss the a framework of general requirements for fast re-route schemes. This document attempts to document the areas against which proposals can be considered.


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