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BGP webinar series

This DE-CIX Academy webinar series is aimed for network engineers familiar with routing who want to learn about Border Gateway Protocol (BGP). 

01 Prefixes and Autonomous Systems

Learn about IP prefixes (v4 and v6) and AS numbers – what are they, what are they useful for, and how to get them. 

02 An introduction to BGP

This webinar shows you how to build and run a global network. You learn how to reduce cost and increase performance and resilience. 

03a Setting up iBGP

Learn how to receive and distribute prefixes, and and what is a route reflector. The experiment in this webinar shows you how to set up iBGP.

03b Setting up eBGP

In this webinar you learn about distributing and redistributing prefixes, and why you need filtering. The experiment part guides you through how to setup eBGP.

04 Becoming multihomed

The webinar shows you how to add multiple upstreams to your network for redundancy and cost optimization.

05 BGP best path selection

Following up from part four, the fifth webinar takes a deeper dive to BGP route selection. 

06 Communities

What are BGP Communities? Get the answer and learn more about the evolution of BGP Communities: Traditional, Extended, Large.

07a Security

Learn more about how to keep your network secure, how to secure your BGP sessions, how to filter prefix announcements, and much more.