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I-D ACTION:draft-luciani-ppvpn-vpn-discovery-02.txt



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	Title		: Using DNS for VPN Discovery
	Author(s)	: J. Luciani et al.
	Filename	: draft-luciani-ppvpn-vpn-discovery-02.txt
	Pages		: 8
	Date		: 05-Mar-02
	
Virtual private networks are becoming a common service offered by 
service providers.  There are many technologies over which to 
implement a VPN service, ranging from IPSec to GRE to MPLS.  A 
common requirement of the VPN methodologies is the need to discover 
all of the sites, or at least all the provider equipment associated 
with the sites, that are in a particular VPN.   DNS provides a 
simple and commonly available means for site discovery that is 
independent of any signaling protocol.

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