BESS WG detailed Status

Critical items (RED FLAG)

  • Consistency checks required between editors of BESS YANG models to ensure a similar way of configuring and operations VPN models.

On going polls

Document Name Poll type Chair in Charge Start date End date Comment

Action items

This section lists actions other than document updates

Action Owner Start date Expected date Done
Initiate a RFC7432bisAliMar'19Next IETF (first shot)

Early allocations

Document Name Request date (by authors) Status AD approval date IANA first allocation date Renewal date Expiration date
draft-ietf-bess-mvpn-evpn-aggregation-label12/11/18Allocated12/19/1801/23/19 01/23/20
draft-ietf-bess-evpn-igmp-mld-proxy Allocated 09/25/1709/07/1809/25/19
draft-ietf-bess-evpn-bum-procedure-updates Allocated 02/17/1702/13/1902/17/20

Latest RFCs

  • RFC8614: Updated Processing of Control Flags for BGP Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS) (June 19)
  • RFC8584: Framework for Ethernet VPN Designated Forwarder Election Extensibility (Apr 19)
  • RFC8560: Seamless Integration of Ethernet VPN (EVPN) with Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS) and Their Provider Backbone Bridge (PBB) Equivalents

Documents in RFC editor queue

Documents sent to IESG

Shepherd's name indicated within parenthesis.

Documents under Shepherd's review

  • draft-ietf-bess-service-chaining (Stephane):
    • 02/20/19: Shepherd has sent its review to the authors.
    • 05/07/19: No real WG support to progress the draft, chairs need to discuss with authors
    • IETF105: the document will be parked. Nothing prevents to progress it again if we find some people to do the work.
  • draft-ietf-bess-bum-procedure-updates (Sandy):
    • 01/22/19:
      • IPR poll cleared
      • This document is a normative reference in the optimized IR draft.
      • One implementation in roadmap.
    • 01/28/19:
      • Agreement to progress without implementation

Documents that failed Working Group Last Call

  • draft-ietf-bess-mvpn-fast-failover (Stephane):
    • 12/6/18: Document update is required as per WGLC comments
    • 01/29/19: Authors are updating the document , ETA end of Feb.
    • 02/18/19: New revision has been published. Still some comments to address
    • 07/02/19: New revision has been published. Need to check if everyone is fine.

Documents candidates for Working Group Last Call

Recently adopted documents

Documents candidates for Working Group adoption

Working group document status

Document Name Last Update Status
draft-ietf-bess-mvpn-yang03/24/19New version posted, seeking WG comment
draft-ietf-bess-evpn-per-mcast-flow-df-election05/21/19Document being updated. Cisco has implementation.
draft-ietf-bess-evpn-unequal-lb05/21/19Draft is being updated, new version to be uploaded soon
draft-ietf-bess-evpn-irb-extended-mobility-0006/13/19Draft is being updated, new version to be uploaded soon
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