BGP in a containers
vicente.luca at gmail.com
Thu Jun 14 19:16:51 UTC 2018
I run BGP (bird) on containers in a high available production environment for supporting multiple kubernetes clusters, among other very critical pieces of my infrastructure.
As long as you know what you’re doing and have people that knows how to troubleshoot, it's very reliable. the fact that you’re using containers shouldn’t matter which BGP daemon you will decide using. if you’re comfortable with quagga, containerize quagga. if you like gobgp, use gobgp. they all can be containerized and will work fine if the all the underlying foundation is proper configured.
> On Jun 14, 2018, at 12:00 PM, Brielle Bruns <bruns at 2mbit.com> wrote:
> On 6/14/2018 12:56 PM, james jones wrote:
>> I am working on an personal experiment and was wondering what is the best
>> option for running BGP in a docker base container. I have seen a lot blogs
>> and docs referencing Quagga. I just want to make sure I am not over looking
>> any other options before I dive in. Any thoughts or suggestions?
> Please don't let this be an actual thing with something as critical as BGP.
> Brielle Bruns
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