BGP/IPV6/RPKI Workshop Details


  • This is not an introductory BGP class, and it is assumed that you have an understanding of the BGP protocol and basic operations.
  • BGP: advanced topics on controlling and filtering routing and traffic flow.
  • ipv6: standing up a dual stack environment.
  • RPKI: deployment of validation at the edge.


Target Audience

  • Technical and network engineering staff who are building or operating a service provider or enterprise network with the goals of:
    • Being multi-homed and/or participating at a Peering Point;
    • Dual stack operations and considering deployment of ipv6;
    • Enhancing Routing Security with the deployment of RPKI and Validation.


Workshop topics

  • Routing Security with RPKI
  • BGP Attributes and Scaling Techniques
  • BGP Policy Control
  • Multi-homing Techniques
  • Dual Stack deployment
  • BGP Traffic Engineering
  • IXP Peering Best Practice



It is assumed that the workshop participants have a working knowledge of IP Routing, IGP, Basic BGP are comfortable with IPv4, basic linux commands and how to use a router command line interface.

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.
  • Software: SSH Client, Telnet Client, VirtualBox/VMware, wireshark, tcpdump, tshark