Multicast only Fast Re-Route

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (rtgwg WG)
Authors Apoorva Karan  , Clarence Filsfils  , Dino Farinacci  , IJsbrand Wijnands  , Bruno Decraene  , Uwe Joorde  , Wim Henderickx 
Last updated 2014-11-16 (latest revision 2014-05-15)
Replaces draft-karan-mofrr
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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As IPTV deployments grow in number and size, service providers are looking for solutions that minimize the service disruption due to faults in the IP network carrying the packets for these services. This draft describes a mechanism for minimizing packet loss in a network when node or link failures occur. Multicast only Fast Re- Route (MoFRR) works by making simple enhancements to multicast routing protocols such as PIM and mLDP.


Apoorva Karan (
Clarence Filsfils (
Dino Farinacci (
IJsbrand Wijnands (
Bruno Decraene (
Uwe Joorde (
Wim Henderickx (

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