IPv4/IPv6 Routing workshop

09:30 - 19 February 2018
18:00 - 23 February 2018
Yaki and Yeti Hotel
Durbar Marg

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This is a technical workshop, made up of lecture and hands-on lab work to teach the necessary routing protocol and IPv6 skills for networks which make up today’s Internet.


This workshop will be delivered at APRICOT 2018 – please visit the APRICOT website for full details and to register 

Target audience

Technical staff who are now building or operating a wide area service provider network with international and/or multi-provider connectivity, and are considering deploying IPv6 across their infrastructure and to their end users.


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 IS-IS) and BGP fundamentals.

Course outline

Workshop topics include, but are not limited to:

  • IS-IS design and best practices for Service Provider networks
  • BGP attributes and policy
  • BGP scalability (including Route Reflectors and Communities)
  • Aggregation
  • IPv6 Protocol and Standards
  • IPv6 extensions for routing protocols
  • IPv6 addressing and address planning
  • IPv6 transition techniques
  • IPv6 deployment case study

Other requirements

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

Participants are required to bring their own laptops – (Windows/Linux/macOS) with wireless. Software will be using is Putty SSH.