Generalized Labels for the Flexi-Grid in Lambda Switch Capable (LSC) Label Switching Routers, November 2015
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- RFC 3471, RFC 6205
- A. Farrel
- ccamp (rtg)
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GMPLS supports the description of optical switching by identifying entries in fixed lists of switchable wavelengths (called grids) through the encoding of lambda labels. Work within the ITU-T Study Group 15 has defined a finer-granularity grid, and the facility to flexibly select different widths of spectrum from the grid. This document defines a new GMPLS lambda label format to support this flexi-grid. This document updates RFCs 3471 and 6205 by introducing a new label format.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.