MPLS-Enabled Applications: Emerging Developments and New Technologies

MPLS-Enabled Applications: Emerging Developments and New Technologies

Ina Minei


With a foreword through Yakov Rekhter

"Here ultimately is a unmarried, all encompassing source the place the myriad purposes sharpen right into a understandable textual content that first explains the whys and whats of every software earlier than happening to the technical aspect of the hows."
Kireeti Kompella, CTO Junos, Juniper Networks

The authoritative consultant to MPLS, now in its 3rd version, totally up-to-date with fresh material!

MPLS is now thought of the networking know-how for sporting every kind of community site visitors, together with voice telephony, real-time video, and knowledge site visitors. In MPLS-Enabled functions, 3rd Edition, the authors methodically exhibit how MPLS holds the major to community convergence through permitting operators to provide extra companies over a unmarried actual infrastructure. The 3rd version includes greater than a hundred and seventy illustrations, new chapters, and extra assurance, guiding the reader from the fundamentals of the know-how, although all its significant VPN applications.

MPLS Enabled-Applications includes updated insurance of:

  • The present prestige and destiny capability of all significant MPLS functions, together with L2VPN, L3VPN, pseudowires and VPLS.
  • A new bankruptcy with modern insurance of the MPLS shipping profile, MPLS-TP.
  • MPLS in entry networks and Seamless MPLS, the hot structure for extending MPLS into the entry, mentioned extensive for either the unicast and the multicast case.
  • Extensive insurance of multicast help in L3VPNs (mVPNs), explaining and evaluating either the PIM/GRE and the following iteration BGP/MPLS recommendations, and together with a brand new bankruptcy on complex issues in subsequent iteration multicast VPNs.
  • A new bankruptcy on complicated defense options, together with particular dialogue of fifty ms end-to-end carrier restoration.
  • Comprehensive assurance of the bottom expertise, in addition to the most recent IETF drafts, together with themes corresponding to pseudowire redundancy, VPLS multihoming, IRB and P2MP pseudowires.

MPLS-Enabled Applications will supply these occupied with the layout and deployment of MPLS structures, in addition to these gaining knowledge of the realm of MPLS networks, with a completely glossy view of ways MPLS is reworking the networking world.

"Essential new fabric for these attempting to comprehend the subsequent steps in MPLS."
—Adrian Farrel, IETF Routing region Director

"MPLS-Enabled Applications takes a distinct and inventive procedure in explaining MPLS techniques and the way they're utilized in perform to satisfy the wishes of firm and repair supplier networks. I always suggest this ebook to colleagues within the engineering, schooling and company community."
—Dave Cooper, leader IP Technologist, international Crossing Ltd

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