RFC 3346 on Applicability Statement for Traffic Engineering with MPLS

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A new Request for Comments is now available in online RFC libraries.

        RFC 3346

        Title:	    Applicability Statement for Traffic Engineering
                    with MPLS
        Author(s):  J. Boyle, V. Gill, A. Hannan, D. Cooper,
                    D. Awduche, B. Christian, W.S. Lai
        Status:	    Informational
	Date:       August 2002
        Mailbox:    jboyle@pdnets.com, vijay@umbc.edu,
                    alan@routingloop.net, dcooper@gblx.net,
                    awduche@movaz.com, blaine@uu.net, wlai@att.com
        Pages:      14
        Characters: 33754
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:    None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-tewg-te-applicability-01.txt

        URL:        ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3346.txt

This document describes the applicability of Multiprotocol Label
Switching (MPLS) to traffic engineering in IP networks.  Special
considerations for deployment of MPLS for traffic engineering in
operational contexts are discussed and the limitations of the MPLS
approach to traffic engineering are highlighted.

This document is a product of the Internet Traffic Engineering Working
Group of the IETF.

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