Carrier Ethernet Conformance Test Suites

Table 1: Carrier Ethernet Conformance Test Suites

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Category Test Suite Name Standards / RFC reference
MEF (Metro Ethernet Forum) MEF CE 2.0:  E-line, E-Access, E-Tree, E-LAN MEF CE 2.0
Multiprotocol Label Switching Transport Profile (MPLS-TP) MPLS TP Dataplane IETF RFC 5654, IETF RFC 5960
Linear Protection Switching ITU-T G.8131
MPLS OAM (MPLS Operations, Administration and Maintenance) ITU-T G.8113.1
Bridging Provider Bridges IEEE 802.1ad 2005
Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) protocol SERVICE OAM ITU-T Y.1731
LINK OAM IEEE 802.3ah
CFM (Connectivity Fault Management) OAM IEEE 802.1ag/D8
Backhaul ERPS (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  Resources IETF draft-ietf-bfd-mpls-07.txt, draft-ietf-bfd-base-09.txt