Service Function Chain Control Plane Overview

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As described in [I.D-boucadair-sfc-framework], the dynamic enforcement of a Service-derived, adequate forwarding policy for packets entering a network that supports such advanced Service Functions has become a key challenge for operators and service providers. This document is based on [I.D-boucadair-sfc-framework] and focusing on discussing how the Service Functions are discovered and provisioned and how Service Function Chaining path is setup.


Qin Wu (
Wang Danhua (
Mohamed Boucadair (
XianGuo Zhang (
Yang Shi (

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