BGP Extensions for Enhanced VPN Auto Discovery
draft-zhuang-bess-enhanced-vpn-auto-discovery-00

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Authors Jie Dong  , Zhenbin Li  , Lucy Yong 
Last updated 2016-04-21 (latest revision 2015-10-19)
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Abstract

All kinds of VPN technologies have been widely deployed to bear different services. As new applications develop, there proposes the requirement of auto-discovery of Layer 3 Virtual Private Network (L3VPN) and enhanced auto-discovery requirements for other VPN technologies which already have the auto-discovery mechanisms. This document identifies the possible applications and these auto- discovery requirements. Accordingly this document defines a new BGP NLRI, called the BGP-VPN-INSTANCE NLRI to satisfy the requirement of auto-discovery of BGP VPN instance and a new type of the extended community, called the Import Route Target which can be applied for auto-discovery mechanisms of multiple VPN technologies.

Authors

Jie Dong (jie.dong@huawei.com)
Zhenbin Li (lizhenbin@huawei.com)
Lucy Yong (lucy.yong@huawei.com)

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