Peering Exchange Configurations
owen at delong.com
Thu Apr 8 13:08:30 CDT 2010
> 3a) If no: Do participants typically preference exchange-learned
> routes over other sources?
> Yes. As far as I know all our members set routes learned through the
> exchange fabric higher than anything else. That's kind of the point as
> exchange traffic is free so you always want to use it first.
Actually, the order of preference is usually:
1. Private Interconnects (direct private peering)
2. Non-metered paid peering/transit
3. Exchange Points
4. Metered paid peering/transit
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