[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index] Search IETF archive

I-D Action: draft-narten-nvo3-overlay-problem-statement-04.txt



A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts directories.
 This draft is a work item of the Network Virtualization Overlays Working Group of the IETF.

	Title           : Problem Statement: Overlays for Network Virtualization
	Author(s)       : Thomas Narten
                          David Black
                          Dinesh Dutt
                          Luyuan Fang
                          Eric Gray
                          Lawrence Kreeger
                          Maria Napierala
                          Murari Sridharan
	Filename        : draft-narten-nvo3-overlay-problem-statement-04.txt
	Pages           : 21
	Date            : 2012-08-10

Abstract:
   This document describes issues associated with providing multi-
   tenancy in large data center networks that require an overlay-based
   network virtualization approach to addressing them.  A key multi-
   tenancy requirement is traffic isolation, so that a tenant's traffic
   is not visible to any other tenant.  This isolation can be achieved
   by assigning one or more virtual networks to each tenant such that
   traffic within a virtual network is isolated from traffic in other
   virtual networks.  The primary functionality required is provisioning
   virtual networks, associating a virtual machine's virtual network
   interface(s) with the appropriate virtual network, and maintaining
   that association as the virtual machine is activated, migrated and/or
   deactivated.  Use of an overlay-based approach enables scalable
   deployment on large network infrastructures.


The IETF datatracker status page for this draft is:
https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-narten-nvo3-overlay-problem-statement

There's also a htmlized version available at:
http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-narten-nvo3-overlay-problem-statement-04

A diff from the previous version is available at:
http://www.ietf.org/rfcdiff?url2=draft-narten-nvo3-overlay-problem-statement-04


Internet-Drafts are also available by anonymous FTP at:
ftp://ftp.ietf.org/internet-drafts/

_______________________________________________
I-D-Announce mailing list
I-D-Announce@ietf.org
https://www.ietf.org/mailman/listinfo/i-d-announce
Internet-Draft directories: http://www.ietf.org/shadow.html
or ftp://ftp.ietf.org/ietf/1shadow-sites.txt


[IETF]     [IETF Discussion]     [Linux Kernel]