TITLE

Pseudowire

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Network Dictionary;2007, p391
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "pseudowire" is presented. It refers to a point-to-point connection between pairs of edge routers. It is noted that the primary function of pseudowires is to emulate services like Ethernet over an underlying core Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) network through encapsulation into a common MPLS format.
ACCESSION #
31669177

 

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