BGP route reflector and confederation question

Answered Question
Jun 18th, 2012
User Badges:

Hi ,

Is it possible to have route reflector and route reflector clients in same confederation sub-AS?

Is it possible to have route reflector and route reflector clients in different confederation sub-AS?

Correct Answer by Giuseppe Larosa about 5 years 2 months ago

Hello Webstd.design,


you can use route reflector and route reflector clients only within the same sub-AS, as peering between sub-AS is seen as a special form of eBGP.


You can have RRs within each sub-AS to achieve better scalability.


Hope to help

Giuseppe

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Overall Rating: 5 (1 ratings)
Loading.
Correct Answer
Giuseppe Larosa Mon, 06/18/2012 - 09:04
User Badges:
  • Super Silver, 17500 points or more
  • Hall of Fame,

    Founding Member

Hello Webstd.design,


you can use route reflector and route reflector clients only within the same sub-AS, as peering between sub-AS is seen as a special form of eBGP.


You can have RRs within each sub-AS to achieve better scalability.


Hope to help

Giuseppe

Actions

This Discussion

Related Content