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Supported EVPN Standards

RFCs and Internet drafts that define standards for EVPNs:

  • RFC 4364, BGP/MPLS IP Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)

  • RFC 4761, Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS) Using BGP for Auto-Discovery and Signaling

  • RFC 7209, Requirements for Ethernet VPN (EVPN)

  • RFC 7432, BGP MPLS-Based Ethernet VPN

    The following features are not supported:

    • Automatic derivation of Ethernet segment (ES) values. Only static ES configurations are supported.

    • Host proxy ARP.

  • RFC 7623, Provider Backbone Bridging Combined with Ethernet VPN (PBB-EVPN)

  • RFC 8214, Virtual Private Wire Service Support in Ethernet VPN

  • RFC 8317, Ethernet-Tree (E-Tree) Support in Ethernet VPN (EVPN) and Provider Backbone Bridging EVPN (PBB-EVPN)

  • RFC 8365, A Network Virtualization Overlay Solution Using Ethernet VPN (EVPN)

  • RFC 8560, Seamless Integration of Ethernet VPN (EVPN) with Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS) and Their Provider Backbone Bridge (PBB) Equivalents

  • RFC 8667, IS-IS Extensions for Segment Routing

  • RFC 9047, Propagation of ARP/ND Flags in an Ethernet Virtual Private Network (EVPN)

  • RFC 9135, Integrated Routing and Bridging in Ethernet VPN (EVPN)

  • RFC 9136, IP Prefix Advertisement in Ethernet VPN (EVPN)

  • RFC 9161, Operational Aspects of Proxy-ARP/ND in Ethernet Virtual Private Networks

  • RFC 9251, Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP) and Multicast Listener Discovery (MLD) Proxies for Ethernet VPN (EVPN)

  • Internet draft draft-ietf-bess-evpn-oam-req-frmwk, EVPN Operations, Administration and Maintenance Requirements and Framework

  • Internet draft draft-ietf-bess-evpn-optimized-ir, Optimized Ingress Replication solution for EVPN

  • Internet draft draft-ietf-bess-evpn-pref-df, Preference-based EVPN DF Election

  • Internet draft draft-ietf-bess-evpn-virtual-eth-segment, EVPN Virtual Ethernet Segment

  • Internet draft draft-ietf-bess-evpn-vpws-fxc, EVPN VPWS Flexible Cross-Connect Service

  • Internet draft draft-ietf-bess-evpn-yang, Yang Data Model for EVPN

  • Internet draft draft-ietf-spring-segment-routing-13, Segment Routing Architecture

  • Internet draft draft-ietf-spring-segment-routing-mpls-11, Segment Routing with MPLS data plane

  • Internet draft draft-wsv-bess-extended-evpn-optimized-ir, Extended Procedures for EVPN Optimized Ingress Replication

  • Internet draft draft-lin-bess-evpn-irb-mcast, EVPN Optimized Inter-Subnet Multicast (OISM) Forwarding