MPLS-Enabled Applications: Emerging Developments and New Technologies

MPLS-Enabled Applications: Emerging Developments and New Technologies

Ina Minei


With a foreword by way of Yakov Rekhter

"Here eventually is a unmarried, all encompassing source the place the myriad functions 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 variation, totally up to date with fresh material!

MPLS is now thought of the networking expertise for wearing all kinds of community site visitors, together with voice telephony, real-time video, and knowledge site visitors. In MPLS-Enabled purposes, 3rd Edition, the authors methodically convey how MPLS holds the major to community convergence by way of permitting operators to supply extra prone over a unmarried actual infrastructure. The 3rd variation 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 comprises updated insurance of:

  • The present prestige and destiny power of all significant MPLS purposes, together with L2VPN, L3VPN, pseudowires and VPLS.
  • A new bankruptcy with brand new assurance of the MPLS delivery 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 assurance of multicast help in L3VPNs (mVPNs), explaining and evaluating either the PIM/GRE and the subsequent new release BGP/MPLS ideas, and together with a brand new bankruptcy on complicated themes in subsequent iteration multicast VPNs.
  • A new bankruptcy on complex security recommendations, together with unique dialogue of fifty ms end-to-end carrier restoration.
  • Comprehensive insurance of the bottom know-how, in addition to the most recent IETF drafts, together with issues resembling pseudowire redundancy, VPLS multihoming, IRB and P2MP pseudowires.

MPLS-Enabled Applications will supply these inquisitive about the layout and deployment of MPLS platforms, in addition to these getting to know the world of MPLS networks, with a completely sleek view of the way MPLS is reworking the networking world.

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

"MPLS-Enabled Applications takes a different and artistic technique in explaining MPLS suggestions and the way they're utilized in perform to fulfill the wishes of company and repair supplier networks. I constantly suggest this ebook to colleagues within the engineering, schooling and enterprise community."
—Dave Cooper, leader IP Technologist, international Crossing Ltd

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