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Two days to master the BGP protocol

France-IX Lyon / Rezopole offers you, on June 08th & 09th, an interactive workshop to transfer you the basics of the BGP protocol and guide you towards IP autonomy.


This training, provided by professionals for professionals, covers the operation and configuration of BGP on Bird, Cisco, FRR. This protocol is necessary to interconnect on an IXP and take advantage of "multiple transit" offers.


During these two days, you will progressively and completely approach the different aspects of BGP (peering and the use of route server). From the first day, you set up your first session. You will also discover the techniques for announcing and filtering networks, both in IPv4 and IPv6.

Price: 500 € (Ex-VAT) per day per attendee.

This training may be covered by your OPCO (activity number France-IX Lyon / Rezopole : 84691581469).


Do you want to participate? Just send us an email.

The registration closing date is on June 04th, 2021.



  • IP / AS Routing reminder
  • BGP protocol in details
  • Difference IGP / EGP
  • Worklab introduction (frr)
  • First BGP sessions, Full-Table
  • Multiple peering-sessions
  • Filtering: Prefix-list and Route-map
  • Annonces, filtering and network loop debugging
  • Diagnostic tools
  • Filtering: AS-PATH and Route-map
  • The BGP communities
  • Example of use for LyonIX
  • Traffic shaping: AS-PATH prepend and disaggregation
  • Fine BGP tuning: Fast convergence and Sub-optimal
  • PATHs detection / Packet loss
  • Public-DB declarations : RIPE / RPSL / RPKI / Peering DB Registration contact
  • Routers configuration best current practices
  • Differences between V4 and V6!




  Download the BGP training info 





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