Detecting NVO3 Overlay Data Plane failures

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This document describes a simple and efficient mechanism to perform L2 or L3 VN Context validation and to detect any data plane failures in IPv4 or IPv6 based overlay network providing L2 or L3 virtualized network.


Nagendra Nainar (
Carlos Pignataro (
Dhananjaya Rao (
Sam Aldrin (

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