Route Servers and IXPs : A Tutorial for APIX

Route Route Servers and IXPs: A Tutorial for APIX

When: Monday, 27 February 2012
Time: 09:00 - 12:30 (UTC +5:30)
Where: Room 292
Speakers: Andy Davidson, LONAP/Hurricane Electric

This tutorial covers the operations of Internet Exchange Points, and special focus on Route Servers at Internet Exchange points using OpenBGP and BIRD. The tutorial covers installation as well as well established best practices in IXPs, especially in Europe. We cover standard communities used by Route Servers at IXP. We also cover the latest discussion on route servers happening in IXPs with the use of Quagga. Full configuration examples are provided and full notes are provided to organizations who wish to learn more about IX operations.

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Ashok Hotel,
New Delhi, India


21 February - 2 March 2012


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Technical workshops, Tutorials, and Conference streams.