IXP Deployment Workshop

Dates: 26-29 Nov 2018
Location: Dili, Timor-Leste
Venue: Conference Room, Ministry of Transport and Communications Avenida Xavier do Amaral


  • This is a technical workshop, made up of lectures and hands-on lab work focusing on traffic engineering skills required for network operators to peer at an Internet Exchange Point (IXP), and to understand best practices around setting up an IXP.
  • PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A 3-DAY WORKSHOP, TO BE HELD 26, 27 and 29 NOVEMBER (28 November is a public holiday in Timor-Leste)

Target Audience

  • Network operators who plan to or are already connected at Internet Exchange Point, or plans to setup an IXP.


  • It is assumed that the workshop participants are familiar with router command line interface, and have good working knowledge of IGP (OSPF or ISIS) and BGP fundamentals. This workshop is not an introduction to routing. The lab exercises use Cisco IOS configuration syntax.
  • This workshop is not an introduction. The lab exercises use Cisco IOS configuration syntax.

Workshop topics

  • OSPF/ISIS configuration for Service Provider networks
  • BGP introduction
  • IPv6 protocol and address planning
  • BGP attributes, and policy control
  • Multihoming techniques
  • Peering objectives and Best Practices
  • IXP Network Design and Operations Best Practices
  • Route filtering and RPKI

Workshop Items

  • ixp2018-tl.txt
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