This technical workshop is made up of lectures and hands-on lab exercise to teach basic routing concept, classifications of different routing protocols, Internet routing architecture, Basic network infrastructure design principles, OSPF, IS-IS, BGP etc.
The course also includes considerable practical work based on IPv4 as well as IPv6 and Cisco IOS router configuration commands.
Entry and/or mid level technical staff of ISP, network operators or enterprise, who are involved in day-to-day network operation function.
It is assumed that participants have a basic understanding of network operations, Internet technologies, OSI reference model, TCP/IP and router operating system software (i.e Cisco IOS etc).
- Introduction to IP Routing
- Routing Protocol Basic
- IPv4/v6 Address Planning
- Operation of OSPF/IS-IS Routing Protocols
- Basic BGP Operation
- BGP Attributes and Path Selection Process
- BGP Scaling Techniques
- BGP traffic engineering tools i.e. Local Pref, MED, AS path prepend, communities etc.
- BGP Scaling Techniques i.e. Route reflector, peer group
- IXP Basic Principles
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