Cisco's Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP), May 2016
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This document describes the protocol design and architecture for Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP). EIGRP is a routing protocol based on Distance Vector technology. The specific algorithm used is called "DUAL", a Diffusing Update Algorithm as referenced in "Loop-Free Routing Using Diffusing Computations" (Garcia-Luna-Aceves 1993). The algorithm and procedures were researched, developed, and simulated by SRI International.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.