Shortest Path Routing Extensions for BGP Protocol
draft-ietf-lsvr-bgp-spf-04

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (lsvr WG)
Last updated 2019-06-23 (latest revision 2018-12-20)
Replaces draft-keyupate-lsvr-bgp-spf
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Abstract

Many Massively Scaled Data Centers (MSDCs) have converged on simplified layer 3 routing. Furthermore, requirements for operational simplicity have lead many of these MSDCs to converge on BGP as their single routing protocol for both their fabric routing and their Data Center Interconnect (DCI) routing. This document describes a solution which leverages BGP Link-State distribution and the Shortest Path First (SPF) algorithm similar to Internal Gateway Protocols (IGPs) such as OSPF.

Authors

Keyur Patel (keyur@arrcus.com)
Acee Lindem (acee@cisco.com)
Shawn Zandi (szandi@linkedin.com)
Wim Henderickx (wim.henderickx@nokia.com)

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