This technical workshop is made up of lectures and hands-on lab exercises to teach both basic and advance concepts of MPLS, MPLS VPN (both L3 & L2), Traffic Engineering Techniques, MPLS network design principles, LDP, and BGP as a signalling protocol etc.The course includes considerable practical work based on IPv4 as well as IPv6 and router configuration commands.
- This workshop is being delivered at NZNOG 2017
- Visit the NZNOG website for full detals and to register: http://www.nznog.org/nznog17
Mid or high-level technical staff of an ISP or enterprise that are involved in day-to-day network operation functions.
It is assumed that participants have a clear understanding of network operations, Internet technologies, the OSI reference model, TCP/IP, and OSPF/IS-IS. They must be fluent in BGP, and/or encouraged to complete one of the APNIC/APRICOT/SANOG/bdNOG BGP Workshops, and have BGP routing protocol and router operating software (i.e Cisco IOS etc) skills.
- Introduction to MPLS
- MPLS Label Distribution Protocol
- MPLS LDP configuration (Lab exercise)
- MPLS Layer 3 VPN concept & architecture
- MPLS L3 VPN configuration (Lab exercise)
- MPLS Layer 2 VPN concept & architecture
- MPLS Layer 2 VPN configuration (Lab exercise)
- MPLS traffic engineering
- MPLS traffic engineering (Lab exercise)
- IPv6 and MPLS VPN (6VPE/6PE)
- InterAS L3 VPN service
Participants are advised to bring their own laptop computers for hands-on lab exercises.