Date: 18 May 2022
Location: NZNOG - Wellington, NZ
Venue: Intercontinental Hotel, 2 Grey Street, Wellington Central, Wellington 6011, New Zealand

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, along with knowledge on how to use a router command line interface.


  • This hands-on workshop will look at fundamentals of Internet routing, BGP Fundamentals, BGP scaling, and industry best current practices.


It is assumed that participants have a understanding of:

  • network operations, Internet technologies, OSI reference model and TCP/IP.
  • Basic Linux command line (CLI) skills.
  • The lab exercises use Cisco IOS configuration syntax.

We recommend the following Academy courses be completed before the start of the tutorial:

Other Requirements

  • Hardware: It is highly recommended that participants bring their own laptop computers with Wifi(b/g/n) and administrative access to system to practice the lessons learned during the workshops.
  • Software: SSH Client, Telnet Client (PuTTy)

Workshop topics

  • BGP Fundamentals
  • BGP Scaling techniques
  • BGP Attributes and Policy Control
  • BGP Operations and Security Best Current Practices

Workshop Items

  • Agenda (includes links to presentations and schedule)
  • Trainers: Dave Phelan (APNIC), Warren Finch (APNIC)
  • bgp20220518-nznog-online.txt
  • Last modified: 2022/04/12 05:20
  • by warren