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NumberFilesTitleAuthorsDateMore InfoStatus
44 RFC 7167ASCII, PDFA Framework for Point-to-Multipoint MPLS in Transport NetworksD. Frost, S. Bryant, M. Bocci, L. BergerApril 2014    Informational
43 RFC 7074ASCII, PDFRevised Definition of the GMPLS Switching Capability and Type FieldsL. Berger, J. MeuricNovember 2013Updates RFC 3471, RFC 4202, RFC 4203, RFC 5307Proposed Standard
42 RFC 6898ASCII, PDFLink Management Protocol Behavior Negotiation and Configuration ModificationsD. Li, D. Ceccarelli, L. BergerMarch 2013Updates RFC 4204, RFC 4207, RFC 4209, RFC 5818Proposed Standard
41 RFC 6780ASCII, PDFRSVP ASSOCIATION Object ExtensionsL. Berger, F. Le Faucheur, A. NarayananOctober 2012Updates RFC 2205, RFC 3209, RFC 3473, RFC 4872Proposed Standard
40 RFC 6689ASCII, PDFUsage of the RSVP ASSOCIATION ObjectL. BergerJuly 2012    Informational
39 RFC 6510ASCII, PDFResource Reservation Protocol (RSVP) Message Formats for Label Switched Path (LSP) Attributes ObjectsL. Berger, G. SwallowFebruary 2012Updates RFC 4875, RFC 5420Proposed Standard
38 RFC 6387ASCII, PDFGMPLS Asymmetric Bandwidth Bidirectional Label Switched Paths (LSPs)A. Takacs, L. Berger, D. Caviglia, D. Fedyk, J. MeuricSeptember 2011Obsoletes RFC 5467Proposed Standard
37 RFC 6373ASCII, PDFMPLS Transport Profile (MPLS-TP) Control Plane FrameworkL. Andersson, Ed., L. Berger, Ed., L. Fang, Ed., N. Bitar, Ed., E. Gray, Ed.September 2011    Informational
36 RFC 6060ASCII, PDFGeneralized Multiprotocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Control of Ethernet Provider Backbone Traffic Engineering (PBB-TE)D. Fedyk, H. Shah, N. Bitar, A. TakacsMarch 2011    Proposed Standard
35 RFC 6005ASCII, PDFGeneralized MPLS (GMPLS) Support for Metro Ethernet Forum and G.8011 User Network Interface (UNI)L. Berger, D. FedykOctober 2010    Proposed Standard
34 RFC 6004ASCII, PDFGeneralized MPLS (GMPLS) Support for Metro Ethernet Forum and G.8011 Ethernet Service SwitchingL. Berger, D. FedykOctober 2010    Proposed Standard
33 RFC 6002ASCII, PDFGeneralized MPLS (GMPLS) Data Channel Switching Capable (DCSC) and Channel Set Label ExtensionsL. Berger, D. FedykOctober 2010Updates RFC 3471, RFC 3473, RFC 3945, RFC 4202, RFC 4203, RFC 5307Proposed Standard
32 RFC 5921ASCII, PDFA Framework for MPLS in Transport NetworksM. Bocci, Ed., S. Bryant, Ed., D. Frost, Ed., L. Levrau, L. BergerJuly 2010Updated by RFC 6215, RFC 7274Informational
31 RFC 5852ASCII, PDFRSVP-TE Signaling Extension for LSP Handover from the Management Plane to the Control Plane in a GMPLS-Enabled Transport NetworkD. Caviglia, D. Ceccarelli, D. Bramanti, D. Li, S. BardalaiApril 2010    Proposed Standard
30 RFC 5828ASCII, PDFGeneralized Multiprotocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Ethernet Label Switching Architecture and FrameworkD. Fedyk, L. Berger, L. AnderssonMarch 2010    Informational
29 RFC 5710ASCII, PDFPathErr Message Triggered MPLS and GMPLS LSP ReroutesL. Berger, D. Papadimitriou, JP. VasseurJanuary 2010    Proposed Standard
28 RFC 5566ASCII, PDFBGP IPsec Tunnel Encapsulation AttributeL. Berger, R. White, E. RosenJune 2009    Proposed Standard
27 RFC 5523ASCII, PDFOSPFv3-Based Layer 1 VPN Auto-DiscoveryL. BergerApril 2009    Experimental
26 RFC 5467ASCII, PDFGMPLS Asymmetric Bandwidth Bidirectional Label Switched Paths (LSPs)L. Berger, A. Takacs, D. Caviglia, D. Fedyk, J. MeuricMarch 2009Obsoleted by RFC 6387, ErrataExperimental
25 RFC 5394ASCII, PDFPolicy-Enabled Path Computation FrameworkI. Bryskin, D. Papadimitriou, L. Berger, J. AshDecember 2008    Informational
24 RFC 5252ASCII, PDFOSPF-Based Layer 1 VPN Auto-DiscoveryI. Bryskin, L. BergerJuly 2008ErrataProposed Standard
23 RFC 5251ASCII, PDFLayer 1 VPN Basic ModeD. Fedyk, Ed., Y. Rekhter, Ed., D. Papadimitriou, R. Rabbat, L. BergerJuly 2008ErrataProposed Standard
22 RFC 5250ASCII, PDFThe OSPF Opaque LSA OptionL. Berger, I. Bryskin, A. Zinin, R. ColtunJuly 2008Obsoletes RFC 2370, ErrataProposed Standard
21 RFC 5063ASCII, PDFExtensions to GMPLS Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP) Graceful RestartA. Satyanarayana, Ed., R. Rahman, Ed.October 2007Updates RFC 2961, RFC 3473, ErrataProposed Standard
20 RFC 4875ASCII, PDFExtensions to Resource Reservation Protocol - Traffic Engineering (RSVP-TE) for Point-to-Multipoint TE Label Switched Paths (LSPs)R. Aggarwal, Ed., D. Papadimitriou, Ed., S. Yasukawa, Ed.May 2007Updated by RFC 6510, ErrataProposed Standard
19 RFC 4873ASCII, PDFGMPLS Segment RecoveryL. Berger, I. Bryskin, D. Papadimitriou, A. FarrelMay 2007Updates RFC 3473, RFC 4872, ErrataProposed Standard
18 RFC 4783ASCII, PDFGMPLS - Communication of Alarm InformationL. Berger, Ed.December 2006Updates RFC 3473, ErrataProposed Standard
17 RFC 4606ASCII, PDFGeneralized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Extensions for Synchronous Optical Network (SONET) and Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH) ControlE. Mannie, D. PapadimitriouAugust 2006Obsoletes RFC 3946, Updated by RFC 6344, ErrataProposed Standard
16 RFC 4204ASCII, PDFLink Management Protocol (LMP)J. Lang, Ed.October 2005Updated by RFC 6898, ErrataProposed Standard
15 RFC 4202ASCII, PDFRouting Extensions in Support of Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS)K. Kompella, Ed., Y. Rekhter, Ed.October 2005Updated by RFC 6001, RFC 6002, RFC 7074Proposed Standard
14 RFC 4201ASCII, PDFLink Bundling in MPLS Traffic Engineering (TE)K. Kompella, Y. Rekhter, L. BergerOctober 2005Updates RFC 3471, RFC 3472, RFC 3473Proposed Standard
13 RFC 4003ASCII, PDFGMPLS Signaling Procedure for Egress Control L. BergerFebruary 2005Updates RFC 3473Proposed Standard
12 RFC 3946ASCII, PDF Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Extensions for Synchronous Optical Network (SONET) and Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH) Control E. Mannie, D. PapadimitriouOctober 2004Obsoleted by RFC 4606Proposed Standard
11 RFC 3945ASCII, PDF Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Architecture E. Mannie, Ed.October 2004Updated by RFC 6002, ErrataProposed Standard
10 RFC 3473ASCII, PDF Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Signaling Resource ReserVation Protocol-Traffic Engineering (RSVP-TE) Extensions L. Berger, Ed.January 2003Updated by RFC 4003, RFC 4201, RFC 4420, RFC 4783, RFC 4874, RFC 4873, RFC 4974, RFC 5063, RFC 5151, RFC 5420, RFC 6002, RFC 6003, RFC 6780, ErrataProposed Standard
9 RFC 3472ASCII, PDF Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Signaling Constraint-based Routed Label Distribution Protocol (CR-LDP) Extensions P. Ashwood-Smith, Ed., L. Berger, Ed.January 2003Updated by RFC 3468, RFC 4201Proposed Standard
8 RFC 3471ASCII, PDF Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Signaling Functional Description L. Berger, Ed.January 2003Updated by RFC 4201, RFC 4328, RFC 4872, RFC 6002, RFC 6003, RFC 6205, RFC 7074, RFC 7699, ErrataProposed Standard
7 RFC 3209ASCII, PDF RSVP-TE: Extensions to RSVP for LSP Tunnels D. Awduche, L. Berger, D. Gan, T. Li, V. Srinivasan, G. SwallowDecember 2001Updated by RFC 3936, RFC 4420, RFC 4874, RFC 5151, RFC 5420, RFC 5711, RFC 6780, RFC 6790, RFC 7274, ErrataProposed Standard
6 RFC 2961ASCII, PDF RSVP Refresh Overhead Reduction Extensions L. Berger, D. Gan, G. Swallow, P. Pan, F. Tommasi, S. MolendiniApril 2001Updated by RFC 5063Proposed Standard
5 RFC 2382ASCII, PDF A Framework for Integrated Services and RSVP over ATM E. Crawley, Ed., L. Berger, S. Berson, F. Baker, M. Borden, J. KrawczykAugust 1998    Informational
4 RFC 2380ASCII, PDF RSVP over ATM Implementation Requirements L. BergerAugust 1998    Proposed Standard
3 RFC 2379 a.k.a. BCP 24

ASCII, PDF RSVP over ATM Implementation Guidelines L. BergerAugust 1998    Best Current Practice
2 RFC 2207ASCII, PDF RSVP Extensions for IPSEC Data Flows L. Berger, T. O'MalleySeptember 1997    Proposed Standard
1 RFC 1819ASCII, PDF Internet Stream Protocol Version 2 (ST2) Protocol Specification - Version ST2+ L. Delgrossi, Ed., L. Berger, Ed.August 1995Obsoletes RFC 1190, IEN 119Experimental

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Really old drafts

Here are some really old drafts:
  • NHRP Flow Extension
  • (with Enns)
    Request from Lou
  • Support of Shortcuts for RSVP Flows Over ATM
  • (with Guerin, Kandlur, Li, and Srinivasan)
    Request from Lou

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