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RFC 6227

"Design Goals for Scalable Internet Routing", May 2011

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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Author:
T. Li, Ed.
Stream:
IRTF

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Abstract

It is commonly recognized that the Internet routing and addressing architecture is facing challenges in scalability, mobility, multi-homing, and inter-domain traffic engineering. The Routing Research Group is investigating an alternate architecture to meet these challenges. This document consists of a prioritized list of design goals for the target architecture. This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.


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