Workshop: Internet Routing

3 days
Level of Study


This workshop will look at Internet routing design principles and industry best practices on how to build a scalable network, through a combination of lectures and hands-on lab exercises.

Target audience

Technical staff who are involved in Internet technology standards, local and national network infrastructure planning & deployment, and day-to-day network operations.


It is assumed that the workshop participants know how to use a router command line interface.

Knowledge of IPv6 protocol is helpful.

This workshop is not an introduction. The lab exercises use Cisco IOS configuration syntax.

Academy resources to be completed before start of workshop:

Course outline

  • Internet Routing Fundamentals
  • IGP (OSP/IS-IS) Operation
  • BGP Fundamentals
  • BGP Attributes and Scaling Techniques
  • BGP Policy Control

Other requirements

Participants are advised to bring their own laptop computers with high-speed Wi-Fi (802.11a/g/n/ac) and administrative access to system. It is also recommended that laptops have Intel i5 or i7 processor, >=8GB of RAM and 30GB of free hard disk space.

Maximum number of attendees

40 participants per workshop.

Please note

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