[rfc-dist] RFC 5146 on Interworking Requirements to Support Operation of MPLS-TE over GMPLS Networks
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Title: Interworking Requirements to Support Operation
of MPLS-TE over GMPLS Networks
Author: K. Kumaki, Ed.
Date: March 2008
Mailbox: ke-kumaki at kddi.com
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-ccamp-mpls-gmpls-interwork-reqts-04.txt
Operation of a Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) traffic
engineering (TE) network as a client network to a Generalized MPLS
(GMPLS) network has enhanced operational capabilities compared to
those provided by a coexistent protocol model (i.e., operation of
MPLS-TE over an independently managed transport layer).
The GMPLS network may be a packet or a non-packet network, and may
itself be a multi-layer network supporting both packet and non-packet
technologies. An MPLS-TE Label Switched Path (LSP) originates and
terminates on an MPLS Label Switching Router (LSR). The GMPLS network
provides transparent transport for the end-to-end MPLS-TE LSP.
This document describes a framework and Service Provider requirements
for operating MPLS-TE networks over GMPLS networks. This memo provides information for the Internet community.
This document is a product of the Common Control and Measurement Plane Working Group of the IETF.
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