Example Full Routes from All Providers

In the figure, AS 65000 and AS 64900 send all routes into AS 64500. The ISP that a specific router within AS 64500 uses to reach the external networks is determined by the BGP protocol.

The routers in AS 64500 can be configured to influence the path to certain networks. For example, router A and router B can influence the outbound traffic from AS 64500.

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BGP Routing Between Autonomous Systems

This topic describes how BGP routes between autonomous systems.

BGP Autonomous Systems

An AS is a collection of networks under a single technical administration.

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