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Title : BGP/GMPLS Optical VPNs
Author(s) : H. Ould-Brahim et al.
Filename : draft-ouldbrahim-bgpgmpls-ovpn-01.txt
Pages : 15
Date : 23-Jul-01
Consider a service provider network that offers Optical Virtual
Private Network (OVPN) service. An important goal in the OVPN
service is the ability to support what is known as 'single end
provisioning', where addition of a new port to a given OVPN
would involve configuration/provisioning changes only on the
devices connected to that port. Another important goal in the
OVPN service is the ability to establish/terminate an optical
connection between a pair of (existing) ports within an OVPN
without involving configuration/provisioning changes in any of
the provider devices.
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