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BGP Community 55002:165 and Prefix Length /29 - /32

Description

To minimize service degradation for customers using Routed DDoS protection, Silverline will engineer internal traffic routing between Scrubbing Centers for a CIDR prefix length between /29 - /32.

  • In the example illustrated below, the customer or Silverline may detect routing anomalies or impact to the QoS in the US-West Scrubbing Center.
  • Customers can then select to advertise the route using a BGP Community string to send traffic through the US-East Scrubbing Center.

For a list of commonly-used BGP Communities, see How do BGP communities work for customer routing preferences?

 

Environment

  • Silverline
    • DDoS Protection
      • Routed
        • BGP Communities

 

Diagrams

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