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Evolution of MPLS
From tag switching
Proposed in IETF—Later combined with otherproposals from IBM (ARIS), Toshiba (CSR)
Cisco Calls aBOF at IETF toStandardizeTag SwitchingCisco Calls aBOF at IETF toStandardizeTag SwitchingTraffic EngineeringDeployedTraffic EngineeringDeployedMPLS VPNDeployedMPLS VPNDeployedLarge ScaleDeploymentLarge ScaleDeploymentCisco ShipsMPLS (TagSwitching)Cisco ShipsMPLS (TagSwitching)Cisco ShipsMPLS TECisco ShipsMPLS TEMPLS CroupFormally Charteredby IETFMPLS CroupFormally Charteredby IETF