IPv4/IPv6 BGP Routing
Date : 23-27 June 2014 (Postponed)
Time : 9:00 -17:00
*with mid-morning and mid-afternoon breaks, as well as a break for lunch.
Course Fee :    Standard  : 45,000THB
  Early Bird  : 35,000THB
  THNIC Members  : 35,000THB
  APNIC Members : Please contact us at training@interlab.ait.ac.th or Call (66-2)524-6611
    ( Early-bird registration fees must be paid before
  or on 23 May 2014 where as Standard registration
  fees must be paid before or on 23 June 2014
  by cheque or wire transfer payment. )

Venue : intERLab, AIT

Philip Smith, APNIC
Srinath Beldona , Yashasvi Information Systems
Viraphan Samadi , intERLab, AIT

Course Duration : 5 days

Maximum Class Size: : 28

This is a technical workshop, made up of lecture and hands-on lab work to teach the OSPF/ISIS and BGP skills required for the configuration and operation of large scale networks that make up the Internet.

Target Audience: Technical staff who are now building or operating a wide area service provider network with international and/or multi-provider connectivity, or considering participation at an Internet Exchange point. Pre-requisites:
It is assumed that the workshop participants know how to use a router command line interface, do basic router configuration and have a working knowledge of an IGP (OSPF or ISIS) and BGP fundamentals. This workshop is not an introduction. The lab exercises use Cisco IOS configuration syntax.

Course Outline:
  • OSPF/ISIS design and best practices for Service Provider networks
  • BGP introduction, attributes, and policy
  • BGP scalability (including Route Reflectors and Communities)
  • Aggregation
  • ISP best practices
  • Peering best practices
  • IPv6 background and standards
  • IPv6 Extentions for Routing Protocols
  • IPv6 Addressing and Address Planning
  • IPv6 Deployment Case Study

Other requirements:
Participants are advised to bring their own laptop computers for hands-on lab exercises. Please note:

Certificate of participation is provided upon successful completion of the course.

Biography of instructor

Philip Smith, Consultant Philip Smith has been working in the Internet industry since the early 90s. He runs his own consulting company, PFS Internet Development.

He previously worked for two and a half years at APNIC as Learning and Development Director. Before APNIC, he was a member of the Internet Infrastructure Group in CTO Consulting Engineering of Cisco Systems for thirteen and a half years.

Prior to joining Cisco, he spent five years at PIPEX (now part of UUNET's global ISP business), the UK's first commercial Internet Service Provider. He was one of the first engineers working in the commercial Internet in the UK, and played a key role in building the modern Internet in Europe.

Areas of interest:
IPv6, BGP/ISIS/OPSF, Service Provider Operations, Network Design

Srinath Beldona, Engineering Assistance Srinath has had several roles during his career during the last three decades, including System and Network operator, pre-sales technical consultant, and technical and product marketing roles. He completed his Bachelor of Physics from Vivekananda College, Kolkata in 1986 and an Executive General Management Program from the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore in 2009.

Srinath began his career in the Center for Development of Telematics as a System and Network Administrator, later moving to Hughes Software Systems (now Aricent) as a Lead Systems and Network Administrator. After that he had various roles at Cisco Systems, beginning with Pre-sales Technical Consulting, Technical Marketing, and briefly Project Management. At Cisco he worked with many telecom providers in the Asia Pacific in his capacity as a network and solution architect. In Wipro he took on the role of Practice Head for IP NGN business, where he was involved in building teams for services delivery for Wipro customers. He was also involved in developing service strategies for and business development plans for Service Providers environments globally.

Srinath joined Yashasvi Information Systems and was contracted to APNIC as an Engineering Assistance Consultant in July 2013.

Viraphan Samadi , Training Manager Viraphan Samadi obtained his Masters Degree in Industrial Engineering from Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) Thailand in 1999. At the same time he was working as IT officer at the same institute as a part time. He has over 18 years experience in internet and campus networking. Currently he work as training manger at intERLab/AIT. He also a team leader for IT service unit that look after IT related work at the institute.

Postponed, announcement will be made as soon as a new schedule for the workshop is set.

Certificate of paticipation, training materials, lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Please note that the places are limited and the registration will be on a "first come - first served" basis. If you have any further queries, please contact Ms. Sweet Mae Montelclaro email: training at interlab.ait.ac.th.

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