Coloring based IP Flow Performance Measurement Framework
draft-chen-coloring-based-ipfpm-framework-01

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Abstract

By setting one unused bit of the IP header of packets to "color" the packets into different color blocks, it naturally gives a way to measure the real packet loss and delay without inserting any extra OAM packets. This is called "coloring" based IP Flow Performance Measurement (IPFPM). This document specifies a framework and protocol for this "coloring" based IPFPM.

Authors

Mach Chen (mach.chen@huawei.com)
Hongming Liu (liuhongming@huawei.com)
Yuanbin Yin (yinyuanbin@huawei.com)

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