Border Gateway Protocol

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Border Gateway Protocol

(BGP) An Exterior Gateway Protocol defined in RFC 1267 and RFC 1268. Its design is based on experience gained with Exterior Gateway Protocol (EGP), as defined in STD 18, RFC 904 and EGP usage in the NSFNet backbone, as described in RFCs 1092 and 1093.
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BGP peering capacity is important since an increasing percentage of customers run EBGP for Internet or IP VPN services.
It enables SDN networks to seamlessly interact with software-defined and traditional (non-SDN) networks by peering with one another to advertise, collect and exchange routes using eBGP.
Unisphere Networks' ERX family, coupled with Orchestream's software, offers key benefits to service providers including one touch drag and drop MPLS VPN capability with full RFC 2547 and draft-rosen-rfc2547bis support and automated provider edge router configuration including iBGP peering, VRF table creation and PE-CE communication using eBGP or static routing.