Multicast-Only Fast Reroute, August 2015
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- A. Karan
IJ. Wijnands, Ed.
- rtgwg (rtg)
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As IPTV deployments grow in number and size, service providers are looking for solutions that minimize the service disruption due to faults in the IP network carrying the packets for these services. This document describes a mechanism for minimizing packet loss in a network when node or link failures occur. Multicast-only Fast Reroute (MoFRR) works by making simple enhancements to multicast routing protocols such as Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM) and Multipoint LDP (mLDP).
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.