BFD Extensions in Support of Performance Measurement
draft-guo-bfd-pm-extension-01

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Abstract

This document describes extensions to the Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) protocol to support Performance Measurement for IP/MPLS network. Specifically, it defines BFD extensions for measuring packet loss, delay and delay variation for arbitrary paths between systems. Conventions used in this document The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT", "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and "OPTIONAL" in this document are to be interpreted as described in RFC-2119 [RFC2119].

Authors

Xinchun Guo (guoxinchun@huawei.com)
Mach Chen (mach@huawei.com)

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