RFC 2105

Cisco Systems' Tag Switching Architecture Overview, February 1997

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Y. Rekhter
B. Davie
D. Katz
E. Rosen
G. Swallow

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC2105

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This document provides an overview of a novel approach to network layer packet forwarding, called tag switching. The two main components of the tag switching architecture - forwarding and control - are described. This memo provides information for the Internet community. This memo does not specify an Internet standard of any kind.

For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.

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