Advanced Routing with Mulithoming: Workshop

IXP workshop

10:00 - 07 March 2017
18:00 - 09 March 2017
Indismart Hotel. X-1, 8/3
EP Block, Salt Lake Electronic Complex
Kolkata, West Bengal

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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 network operators to participate at an Internet Exchange Point.


This workshop is being delivered for ISOC Kolkata.

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Target audience

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.


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.

Course outline

  • 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

40 participants.

Please note

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

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