Flex Algorithm for BIER

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Authors Nagendra Nainar  , IJsbrand Wijnands  , Mankamana Mishra 
Last updated 2020-05-07 (latest revision 2019-11-04)
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Bit Index Explicit Replication (BIER) is an architecture that provides optimal multicast forwarding through a "BIER domain" without requiring intermediate routers to run explicit tree-building protocol or to maintain multicast-related, per-flow state. IGP protocols are extended to carry BFR-Id and other encapsulation informations that are used by traditional path computing algorithm using link metric for a loop-free best path selection. This document defines a constrained based path selection using IGP flexible Algorithm for BIER.


Nagendra Nainar (naikumar@cisco.com)
IJsbrand Wijnands (iwijnand@cisco.com)
Mankamana Mishra (mankamis@cisco.com)

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