WROU06: Workshop

IPv4/IPv6 BGP Routing

09:00 - 06 November 2017
17:30 - 10 November 2017
Sri Lanka
Venue to be advised

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


  • Early-bird (20% off): LKR 36,150 / AUD 320 for APNIC members & LKR 54,230 / AUD 480 for Non-members
  • Early-bird fees end on 16 October 2017 (fee must be paid by this date)
  • Standard (Pay onsite – Cash only): LKR 45,190 / AUD 400 for APNIC members & LKR 67,780 / AUD 600 for Non-members

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.


It is assumed that the workshop participants know how to use a router command line interface, do basic router configuration and have a working knowledge of an IGP (OSPF or ISIS) and BGP fundamentals. This workshop is not an introduction. The lab exercises use Cisco IOS configuration syntax.

Course outline

  • OSPF/ISIS design and best practices for Service Provider networks
  • BGP introduction, attributes, and policy
  • BGP scalability (including Route Reflectors and Communities)
  • Aggregation
  • ISP best practices
  • Peering best practices
  • IPv6 background and standards
  • IPv6 Extentions for Routing Protocols
  • IPv6 Addressing and Address Planning
  • IPv6 Deployment Case Study

Other requirements

Participants are advised to bring their own laptop computers for hands-on lab exercises.

Maximum number of attendees

40 attendees

Please note

Certificate of participation is provided upon successful completion of the course.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Local Contact

Lisa Corness
Email: training@apnic.net