Date: 04-05 May
Location: Online Tutorial
Venue: Online Tutorial


  • Extending on our BGP Fundamentals, this 2-part course will take you through what it takes to favourably manipulate your traffic flows.
  • We will explore different methods of curating, load balancing and multi-homing.
  • This is not an introductory BGP class, and it is assumed that you have an understanding of the BGP protocol and basic operations.
  • The Hands on Lab session, on day two, will expand on our BGP-TE Theory Session. In this instructor-led lab, you will put the theory into practice.

Target Audience

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


  • It is assumed that the workshop participants have a working knowledge of IP Routing, IGP, Basic BGP are comfortable with IPv4, basic linux commands and how to use a router command line interface.
  • We recommend the following Academy courses be completed before the start of the tutorial:

Other Requirements

  • Software: SSH Client, Telnet Client (PuTTy)
  • Confirm Secure SHell (SSH) is allowed from the office or home network to access the lab infrastructure? Test ssh connectivity, try to connect to For example from the CLI type: ssh

Workshop topics

  • BGP Traffic Engineering
  • BGP Multihoming
  • BGP Communities

Workshop Items

  • Agenda (includes links to presentations and schedule)
  • Instructors: Dave Phelan (APNIC), Md Abdul Awal (APNIC Community Trainer)
  • bgte-20210504-online.txt
  • Last modified: 2021/06/17 04:32
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