EVPN control plane for Geneve

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (bess WG)
Authors Sami Boutros  , Ali Sajassi  , John Drake  , Jorge Rabadan  , Sam Aldrin 
Last updated 2020-12-14 (latest revision 2020-06-12)
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This document describes how Ethernet VPN (EVPN) control plane can be used with Network Virtualization Overlay over Layer 3 (NVO3) Generic Network Virtualization Encapsulation (Geneve) encapsulation for NVO3 solutions. EVPN control plane can also be used by a Network Virtualization Endpoints (NVEs) to express Geneve tunnel option TLV(s)supported in transmission and/or reception of Geneve encapsulated data packets.


Sami Boutros (sboutros@ciena.com)
Ali Sajassi (sajassi@cisco.com)
John Drake (jdrake@juniper.net)
Jorge Rabadan (jorge.rabadan@nokia.com)
Sam Aldrin (aldrin.ietf@gmail.com)

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