Advanced Routing with Mulithoming: Workshop

IXP and Routing

09:00 - 26 November 2018
17:00 - 29 November 2018
Conference Room, Ministry of Transport and Communications
Avenida Xavier do Amaral

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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.

*** PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A 3-DAY WORKSHOP, TO BE HELD 26, 27 and 29 NOVEMBER (28 November is a public holiday in Timor-Leste) ***


APNIC has 10 complimentary places to offer at this workshop.

All travel and accommodation arrangements and costs are to be covered by the attendee.

A limit of 1 person per organization may be imposed.



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 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.

Please note

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

Local Contact

Lisa - APNIC