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Is LISP (Locator Identity Separation Protocol) Dead?

Today, there are many networking technologies which haven’t been widely deployed. And among them are Internet Multicast and IPv6 although these two protocols have many benefits . 

But probably people are asking the correct question. Do we really need new protocol ? Or can we solve our problem with the existing mechanisms deployed on our network ? Read more

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I discussed some IP Mobility solutions including LISP

Couple days ago I discussed some IP Mobility solutions, including LISP (Locator Identity Separation Protocol) with the CCDE students.

Basically all IP Mobility solutions work in a similar way. New location of the host Address needs to be learned either via routing system or authoritative server. Read more

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Push and Pull Based Control Plane Mechanisms

Control plane packets are used to build a communication path between the networking devices. In some cases control plane is used to advertise and learn the endpoints.

Imagine a network which consist of these networking devices, in order to crate a graph or tree among them for bridging or routing purpose, control plane protocols are used. Read more