Last Call Review of draft-ietf-nvo3-geneve-14

Request Review of draft-ietf-nvo3-geneve
Requested rev. no specific revision (document currently at 16)
Type Last Call Review
Team Ops Directorate (opsdir)
Deadline 2019-11-07
Requested 2019-10-24
Authors Jesse Gross, Ilango Ganga, T. Sridhar
Draft last updated 2019-11-05
Completed reviews Rtgdir Early review of -01 by John Drake (diff)
Secdir Early review of -08 by Magnus Nystrom (diff)
Tsvart Early review of -08 by David Black (diff)
Rtgdir Last Call review of -14 by Tal Mizrahi (diff)
Genart Last Call review of -14 by Meral Shirazipour (diff)
Opsdir Last Call review of -14 by Scott Bradner (diff)
Assignment Reviewer Scott Bradner
State Completed
Review review-ietf-nvo3-geneve-14-opsdir-lc-bradner-2019-11-05
Posted at
Reviewed rev. 14 (document currently at 16)
Review result Ready
Review completed: 2019-11-05


This is an OPS-DIR review of Geneve: Generic Network Virtualization Encapsulation 
This ID proposes a new control plane agnostic tunneling protocol primarily for network virtualization related applications. 

While the document does not have a specific operational considerations section it is a very well written document that clearly explains the issues with and features of the proposal which includes most of the operations related considerations.
I did not see any such issues that the document did not already deal with.

I do have one question – why, in section 4.3.1 (5) is this not a MUST