BGP INBOUND TRAFFIC ENGINEERING – Gaining control over your inbound traffic

Inbound Traffic Engineering is an increasingly important problem for the edge networks with multiple upstream ISPs nowadays. To influence the inbound traffic path, such networks can use several methods including:

AS_PATH Prepending
BGP Multi-Exit-Discriminator
The use of BGP Communities with Local Preference
BGP Conditional Route Injection


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