BGP Tool for Simulation

Bill Fehring lists at billfehring.com
Sun Jun 27 23:37:17 CDT 2010


Oi Giulianao,

I've used this in the past to dump a lot of routes into test networks:

http://code.google.com/p/bgpsimple/

Tutorial: http://evilrouters.net/2009/08/21/getting-bgp-routes-into-dynamips-with-video/

There's a similar project written in python, but I can't find it right now.

HTH,

-Bill Fehring

On Sun, Jun 27, 2010 at 18:32, GIULIANOCM (UOL) <giulianocm at uol.com.br> wrote:
> People,
>
> I am looking for a tool (free or not) to simulate BGP full internet route
> table peering and injection using real CISCO and JUNIPER routers.
>
> We have found some power tools like Spirent or Agilent but they are a too
> expensive to acquire for now.
>
> The main idea is to have a software tool for unix or linux system, that
> supports to simulate a cloud a carrier or an ISP, to work with real routers,
> establishing connection using BGP protocol and injecting on this real
> routers the full internet routing table - ipv4 or ipv6.
>
> Do you know some collection of tools (software tools) that we can use to do
> this kind of work ?
>
> It is possible to collect full internet routing table and inject it to a
> real router using a software for simulate real conditions ?
>
> Besides, the tool will need some additional features in simulation like the
> set of communities, local preference, med and other BGP attributes.
>
> What do you recommend for this tasks ?
>
> Thanks a lot,
>
> Giuliano
>
>




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