RFC 7654

Benchmarking Methodology for In-Service Software Upgrade (ISSU), October 2015

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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Authors:
S. Banks
F. Calabria
G. Czirjak
R. Machat
Stream:
IETF
Source:
bmwg (ops)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC7654

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Abstract

Modern forwarding devices attempt to minimize any control- and data-plane disruptions while performing planned software changes by implementing a technique commonly known as In-Service Software Upgrade (ISSU). This document specifies a set of common methodologies and procedures designed to characterize the overall behavior of a Device Under Test (DUT), subject to an ISSU event.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.