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802.1ad-2005  -  IEEE Standard for Local and Metropolitan Area Networks - Virtual Bridged Local Area Networks, Amendment 4: Provider Bridges

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This amendment enables a service provider to use the architecture and protocols of IEEE Std 802.1Q to offer the equivalent of separate LANs, Bridged Local Area Networks, or Virtual Bridged Local Area Networks to a number of customers, while requiring no cooperation between the customers, and minimal cooperation between each customer and the service provider.