This course on Advanced Routing is part of the AfNOG 2017 Workshop on Network Technology, held in conjunction with the AfNOG meeting in Nairobi, Kenya, in May 2017.
Workshop Synopsis: The workshop is a mix of lectures and hands-on training in a well-equipped classroom over a five-day period to teach skills required for the configuration and operation of large scale Networks that make up the Internet.
Who should attend: Technical staff who are now building or operating a wide area service provider network or Internet Exchange point, with international and/or multi provider connectivity. Participants are required to bring laptops.
Pre-requisites: Successful completion of a previous AfNOG Scalable Infrastructure Workshop or similar training. Alternatively, participants must demonstrate acceptable knowledge of or their experience with a router configuration language. Experience of interior routing protocols such as OSPF or ISIS is also necessary, and participants must have used BGP. Some user level Unix experience would be advantageous.