ISP best practices
Barry Raveendran Greene
bgreene at senki.org
Sun Jun 28 09:18:23 CDT 2009
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best is available ..... At www.nanog.org!
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gregoire Villain [mailto:nanog at grrrrreg.net]
> Sent: Sunday, June 28, 2009 5:21 AM
> To: nanog at nanog.org
> Subject: Re: ISP best practices
> On May 21, 2009, at 3:38 PM, Philip Lavine wrote:
> > To all,
> > I am sure this has been asked 10 to the 1 millionth power times,
> > however may be the rules have changed. I am looking to set
> up a really
> > small ISP with a few /24's. I want to host DNS as well. Is
> there any
> > whitepapers/howtos/best practices on setting up multihomed
> BGP and DNS
> > with BIND so I don't blow up the Internet.
> > Thx
> > Philip
> O Hai!
> I would highly advise you have a read at any presentation by
> Phil Smith:
> ftp://ftp-eng.cisco.com/pfs/seminars (anonymous login) Read
> as much as you can from here 1st thing 1st - this is all
> solid ground knowledge.
> Then, give a quick read at Cisco's BGP Case Study online on the CCO.
> And you're OK to go.
> Now if you want paper material that you can keep, I'd suggest
> "Internet Routing Architectures" by Sam Halabi - Cisco Press,
> even though it's getting old, I find it still very valid.
> Make sure you have a read at team-cymru.org before you roll
> out your AS, for their BOGONs/Martians ACLs and peerings, as
> it sure helps.
> Bear in mind BGP is a simplistic protocol. The pain point
> *will* be your IGP (if you want to do it correctly from start...)
> Greg VILLAIN
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