WROU03: IXP Workshop
|Level of Study||Advanced|
This is a technical workshop, made up of lecture and hands-on lab work to teach the OSPF/ISIS and BGP skills required for network operators to participate at an Internet Exchange Point.
Please note: The duration of the course be tailored to fit the needs of the participant community.
Technical staff of network operators who are considering participation at an Internet Exchange Point. The workshop is also suitable for technical staff of planned or existing Internet Exchange Points.
Note: The workshop normally is 3 days long, but can be tailored to the needs of the participant community.
It is assumed that the workshop participants know how to use a router command line interface, do basic router configuration and have good working knowledge of an IGP (OSPF or ISIS) and BGP fundamentals. This workshop is not an introduction to routing. The lab exercises use Cisco IOS configuration syntax.
- OSPF/ISIS configuration for Service Provider networks
- BGP introduction
- BGP attributes, policy, and filtering
- Peering objectives and Best Practices
- IXP Network Design and Operations Best Practices
Other requirements:Participants are advised to bring their own laptop computers for hands-on lab exercises.
Maximum number of attendees:28 participants per workshop
Certificate of participation is provided upon successful completion of the course.
Download the slides for this course.