Date: 28th January 2020
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
Venue: Rydges Latimer, Christchurch

Target Audience

  • Technical staff who are now building or operating a service provider network with international and/or multi-provider connectivity, or considering participation at an Internet Exchange point.


  • It is assumed that the workshop participants have a working knowledge of OSPF/IS-IS and BGP fundamentals, along with knowledge on how to use a router command line interface.
  • This workshop is not an introduction. The lab exercises use Cisco IOS configuration syntax.

Other Requirements

  • Hardware: Participants are advised to bring their own laptop computers with high-speed Wi-Fi (802.11a/g/n/ac) and administrative access to system. It is also recommended that laptops have Intel i5 or i7 processor, >=8GB of RAM and 30GB of free hard disk space.
  • Software: SSH Client, Telnet Client (PuTTy)

Workshop topics

  • BGP Fundamentals (recap)
  • BGP Attributes
  • BGP Scaling techniques
  • BGP Policy Control
  • Multihoming Techniques
  • BGP Operations and Security best practices

Workshop Items

  • Agenda (includes links to presentations and schedule)
  • Instructors: Tashi Phuntsho (APNIC)
  • bgp20200128-nz.txt
  • Last modified: 2021/06/17 14:32
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