|Reliable Internet Connectivity with BGP|
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You may be wondering what you've gotten yourself in for with your concern about reliable Internet connectivity. Your most pressing concerns are probably the amount of your effort required, the amount of calendar time required, and the amount of money you'll have to spend.
If you've dealt with networks where packets have a choice of paths, BGP addresses many of the same issues.
A little bit of knowledge make the job a lot easier: Tips, techniques, scenarios, etc.
Large number of parties involved.
Their policies may be poorly defined.
Usually there are a large number of "adequate" network configurations.
It's often hard to choose between them.
It's often hard to define the optimal behavior for your network.
Experience may be required to find the best policy.
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