[rfc-dist] RFC 6368 on Internal BGP as the Provider/Customer Edge Protocol for BGP/MPLS IP Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)

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        RFC 6368

        Title:      Internal BGP as the Provider/Customer 
                    Edge Protocol for BGP/MPLS IP Virtual 
                    Private Networks (VPNs) 
        Author:     P. Marques, R. Raszuk,
                    K. Patel, K. Kumaki,
                    T. Yamagata
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       September 2011
        Mailbox:    pedro.r.marques at gmail.com, 
                    robert at raszuk.net, 
                    keyupate at cisco.com,  ke-kumaki at kddi.com, 
                    to-yamagata at kddi.com
        Pages:      14
        Characters: 29938
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-l3vpn-ibgp-08.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6368.txt

This document defines protocol extensions and procedures for BGP
Provider/Customer Edge router iteration in BGP/MPLS IP VPNs.  These
extensions and procedures have the objective of making the usage of
the BGP/MPLS IP VPN transparent to the customer network, as far as
routing information is concerned.  [STANDARDS-TRACK]

This document is a product of the Layer 3 Virtual Private Networks Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and suggestions
for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the Internet
Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization state and
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