Encapsulating IP in UDP

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Authors Xiaohu Xu  , Rajiv Asati  , Tom Herbert  , Lucy Yong  , Yiu Lee  , Fan Yongbing  , Iljitsch van Beijnum 
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Existing Softwire encapsulation technologies are not adequate for efficient load balancing of Softwire service traffic across IP networks. This document specifies additional Softwire encapsulation technology, referred to as IP-in-UDP (User Datagram Protocol), which can facilitate the load balancing of Softwire service traffic across IP networks.


Xiaohu Xu (xuxiaohu@huawei.com)
Rajiv Asati (rajiva@cisco.com)
Tom Herbert (tom@herbertland.com)
Lucy Yong (lucy.yong@huawei.com)
Yiu Lee (yiu_lee@cable.comcast.com)
Fan Yongbing (fanyb@gsta.com)
Iljitsch van Beijnum (iljitsch@muada.com)

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