Cogent multi-hop BGP

Jon Lewis jlewis at
Wed Aug 28 14:25:16 UTC 2013

On Wed, 28 Aug 2013, Tim Durack wrote:

> I was under the impression Cogent no longer did the multi-hop BGP thing,
> but then I got a copy of their NA user guide, and saw the peer-a/peer-b
> configuration. Not a fan.
> Anyone know if this is still required for Cogent IP transit service?
> (on/off list is fine.)

If you mean required in order to load share over multiple circuits, no. 
They support LAG in most places now and LAG is their preferred method for 
load sharing over multiple links.

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