12-14 March 2018
Hôtel 2 Fevrier
Africa/Lome timezone

Workshop on BGP configuration and operation for NREN enginers with best current practices for peering with the WACREN network

A 3-day BGP configuration and operation hands-on training workshop on building resilient NRENs with ISIS/BGP routing and peering with WACREN network.  Participants will learn REN architecture (Layer 2 and Layer3), basic IS-IS and BGP routing and best practices for traffic engineering and peering.

Network/systems administrators and engineers from campus networks and NRENs.

This workshop will cover:

  • NREN and RREN Network design
  • IGP design and best practices for networks operators
  • BGP protocol, filtering and policy control
  • BGP multihoming techniques
  • Peering Best Practices
  • MANRS Presentation


  • Understanding of networking concepts
  • Experience with IP routing (IGP and BGP)
  • Familiarity with Cisco IOS configuration syntax.
  • Laptop with wireless capability


     English with interactions in French


     Hotel 2 Fevrier LOME-TOGO.

Starts 12 Mar 2018 08:00
Ends 14 Mar 2018 18:00
Hôtel 2 Fevrier
Salle Kéran
Lome, Togo

The workshop is organized in collaboration with  Network Startup Resource Center with the support of the AfricaConnect2 project.