Making interconnection agreements between networks more dynamic

Randy Bush randy at psg.com
Wed May 24 00:00:10 UTC 2017


>> read "which is not mpls" a few more times.  than maybe read a bit on
>> gmpls and optical switching.  you may find
>> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Generalized_Multi-Protocol_Label_Switching
>> a reasonable place to start.
> Ok, but does this still not pre-suppose that an appropriate physical
> path that has sufficient available bandwidth/slots is already present?

not *a* physical path, but a swath of paths from which sufficient
capacity can be configured.  sadly, gmpls over optical has not yet
defied the laws of physics.

randy


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