IRM, IPv4/IPv6 Routing & IXP Workshop

Dates: 14 February–16 February 2017
Location: Male, Maldives
Venue: Unima Grand, Roashanee Magu


  • This is a technical workshop, made up of lectures and hands-on lab work, to teach the OSPF and BGP skills required for the configuration and operation of large-scale networks that make up the Internet & Internet Exchange.

Target Audience

  • Technical staff who are now building or operating a wide area service provider network with international and/or multi-provider connectivity, or considering participation at an Internet Exchange point, or considering deploying IPv6 across their infrastructure and to their end users.


  • It is assumed that the workshop participants are proficient with a router command line interface, have a good understanding of OSPF or ISIS, as well as experience with using BGP in an operational network.
  • This workshop is not an introduction.
  • The lab exercises use Cisco IOS configuration syntax.
  • Participants are required to bring laptops with working wireless.

Workshop topics

  • Routing Protocol Basic
  • IPv6 Address Structure
  • IGP Routing Protocol Operation- OSPF
  • BGP Routing Protocol Operation- Make the IXP Works
  • IXP Design Considerations
  • Route Collectors & Servers

Workshop Items

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