Carrier Ethernet Conformance Test Suites

Table 1: Carrier Ethernet Conformance Test Suites

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CategoryTest Suite NameStandards / RFC reference
MEF (Metro Ethernet Forum)MEF CE 2.0:  E-line, E-Access, E-Tree, E-LANMEF CE 2.0
Multiprotocol Label Switching Transport Profile (MPLS-TP)MPLS TP DataplaneIETF RFC 5654, IETF RFC 5960
Linear Protection SwitchingITU-T G.8131
MPLS OAM (MPLS Operations, Administration and Maintenance)ITU-T G.8113.1
BridgingProvider BridgesIEEE 802.1ad 2005
Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) protocolSERVICE OAMITU-T Y.1731
LINK OAMIEEE 802.3ah
CFM (Connectivity Fault Management) OAMIEEE 802.1ag/D8
BackhaulERPS (Ethernet Ring Protection Switching)ITU-T G.8032
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)MPLS LDP (MPLS Label Distribution Protocol)IETF RFC5036, RFC3478, RFC3815, RFC5283
BFD (Bi-directional Forward Detection) for MPLS Overview  ResourcesIETF draft-ietf-bfd-mpls-07.txt, draft-ietf-bfd-base-09.txt