Middlebox considerations in NVO3 overlay networks

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Authors Melinda Shore  , Gu Yingjie  , Senthil Sivakumar 
Last updated 2013-12-14 (latest revision 2013-06-12)
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This document examines middlebox considerations in nvo3 overlay networks. We are concerned with both the impacts of middlebox presence on nvo3 overlays, and the impacts of nvo3 overlays and encapsulations on middlebox function.


Melinda Shore (melinda.shore@nomountain.net)
Gu Yingjie (guyingjie@huawei.com)
Senthil Sivakumar (ssenthil@cisco.com)

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