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BGP Design and Implementation

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ISBN-10: 1587051095

ISBN-13: 9781587051098

Edition: 2004

Authors: Randy Zhang, Micah Bartell

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Learn practical guidelines for designing and deploying a scalable BGP routing architecture. The book contains up-to-date coverage of BGP features like performance tuning, multiprotocol BGP, MPLS VPN, and multicast BGP.
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Book details

List price: $77.00
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Cisco Press
Publication date: 12/12/2003
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 672
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 3.058
Language: English

Understanding Advanced BGP
Advanced BGP Introduction
Understanding BGP Characteristics
Comparing BGP and IGP
Understanding BGP Building Blocks
Comparing the Control Plane and Forwarding Plane
BGP Processes and Memory Use
BGP Path Attributes
Understanding Internal BGP
Path Decision Process
BGP Capabilities
BGP-IGP Routing Exchange
Routing Information Base
Switching Paths
Case Study: BGP Memory Use Estimation
Tuning BGP Performance
BGP Convergence Tuning
BGP Network Performance Features
Case Study: BGP Convergence Testing
Effective BGP Policy Control
Policy Control Techniques
Conditional Advertisement
Aggregation and Deaggregation
Local AS
QoS Policy Propagation
BGP Policy Accounting
Case Study: AS Integration via the Local AS
Designing BGP Enterprise Networks
Enterprise BGP Core Network Design
Using BGP in the Enterprise Core
BGP Network Core Design Solutions
Remote Site Aggregation
Case Study: BGP Core Deployment
Internet Connectivity for Enterprise Networks
Determining What Information to Accept from Upstream Providers
Route Filtering
Load Balancing
Additional Connectivity Concerns
Case Study: Load Balancing in a Multihoming Environment
Designing BGP Service Provider Networks
Scalable iBGP Design and Implementation Guidelines
Issues of iBGP Scalability
Route Reflection
Confederation Versus Route Reflection
Route Reflection and Confederation Migration Strategies
General Migration Strategies
iBGP Full Mesh to Route Reflection Migration
iBGP Full Mesh to Confederation Migration
Route Reflection to Confederation Migration
Confederation to Route Reflection Migration
Service Provider Architecture
General ISP Network Architecture
Transit and Peering Overview
BGP Community Design
BGP Security Features
Case Study: Distributed Denial-of-Service Attack Mitigation
Implementing BGP Multiprotocol Extensions
Multiprotocol BGP and MPLS VPN
BGP Multiprotocol Extension for MPLS VPN
Understanding MPLS Fundamentals
Building MPLS VPN Architectures
VPNs Across AS Borders
Deployment Considerations
Case Study: Inter-AS VPN Using Multihop eBGP Between RRs and IPv4 Labels
Multiprotocol BGP and Interdomain Multicast
Multicast Fundamentals
Interdomain Multicast
Case Study: Service Provider Multicast Deployment
Multiprotocol BGP Support for IPv6
IPv6 Enhancements
IPv6 Addressing
MP-BGP Extensions for IPv6 NLRI
Configuring MP-BGP for IPv6
Case Study: Deploying a Dual-Stack IPv4 and IPv6 Environment
Multiprotocol BGP Extensions for CLNS Support
Matrix of BGP Features and Cisco IOS Software Releases
Additional Sources of Information
Acronym Glossary