RFC 8321

Alternate-Marking Method for Passive and Hybrid Performance Monitoring, January 2018

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc8321.txt
File formats:
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Status:
EXPERIMENTAL
Authors:
G. Fioccola, Ed.
A. Capello
M. Cociglio
L. Castaldelli
M. Chen
L. Zheng
G. Mirsky
T. Mizrahi
Stream:
IETF
Source:
ippm (tsv)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC8321

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Abstract

This document describes a method to perform packet loss, delay, and jitter measurements on live traffic. This method is based on an Alternate-Marking (coloring) technique. A report is provided in order to explain an example and show the method applicability. This technology can be applied in various situations, as detailed in this document, and could be considered Passive or Hybrid depending on the application.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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