[nsp] BGP dmzlink-bw?
svemulap at cisco.com
Tue Nov 25 15:03:46 EST 2003
Hi Matthew -
Yes, you should be able to Loadbalance based on the bandwidth -
Take a look at the following CCO-URLs for more information:
Hope it helps.
At 2:43pm 11/25/03 -0500, Matthew Crocker wrote:
> > I'm reading through some Cisco docks and I stumbled upon a BGP feature
> called 'BGP Link Bandwidth' From the looks of it this is a way I can
> load balance my inbound and outbound traffic with my eBGP peers. Does
> anyone have an idea if it works?
> I have 3 peers,
> 15mbps with Verio
> 9mbps with Sprint
> 10mbps with cent.net (cheap bandwidth).
> I want to load balance my inbound & outbound traffic between Verio &
> Sprint. I'm pulling full routes from both. I haven't played with
> local_pref yet. Right now the peer with the oldest BGP session wins
> most of the traffic. I know I can play with local_prefs which is what
> I was planning on doing. I was digging through the docs when I found
> the dmzlink-bw stuff.
> I guess I can enable it and see what works...
> Matthew S. Crocker
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