A Framework for the LSP Setup Across IGP Areas for MPLS Traffic Engineering
draft-venkatachalam-interarea-mpls-te-02

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Authors Senthil Venkatachalam  , Dimitri Papadimitriou  , Sudheer Dharanikota 
Last updated 2001-11-20
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Abstract

In this draft, we propose an architecture for the inter-area LSP setup based on a combination of constraints. We derive the architectural requirements for the routing protocols, signaling protocols and the MIBs to support such an idea. We also demonstrate how such a mechanism will reduce the crankback during LSP setup. A possible outline of the modifications to the CSPF algorithm and examples are presented. In the companion document [INTER_AREA_EXT] we elaborate on the extensions required for such architecture.

Authors

Senthil Venkatachalam (senthil.venkatachalam@usa.alcatel.comq)
Dimitri Papadimitriou (dimitri.papadimitriou@alcatel.be)
Sudheer Dharanikota (sdharan@adn.alcatel.com)

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