BGP Auto Discovery

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Authors Robert Raszuk  , Jon Mitchell  , Warren Kumari  , Keyur Patel  , John Scudder 
Last updated 2020-06-13 (latest revision 2019-12-11)
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This document describes a method for automating portions of a router's BGP configuration via discovery of BGP peers with which to establish further sessions from an initial "bootstrap" router. This method can apply for establishment of either Internal or External BGP peering sessions.


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Jon Mitchell (
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John Scudder (

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