Accelerated Routing Convergence for BGP Graceful Restart

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (idr WG)
Authors Keyur Patel  , Enke Chen  , Rex Fernando  , John Scudder 
Last updated 2016-12-09 (latest revision 2016-06-07)
Replaces draft-keyur-idr-enhanced-gr
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In this document we specify extensions to BGP graceful restart in order to avoid unnecessary transmission of the routing information preserved across a session restart, thus accelerating the routing convergence.


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