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vpn router bgp neighbor— Configure a BGP neighbor (on vEdge routers only). For each neighbor, you must configure the remote AS number and enable the session by including the no shutdown command. All other configuration parameters are optional.

vManage Feature Template

For vEdge routers only:

Configuration ► Templates ► BGP

Command Hierarchy

vpn vpn-id  
  router
    bgp local-as-number      
      neighbor ip-address        
        address-family ipv4-unicast
          maximum-prefixes number [threshold] [restart minutes | warning-only]
          route-policy policy-name (in | out)
        capability-negotiate
        description string        
        ebgp-multihop ttl        
        next-hop-self
        password md5-digest-string 
        remote-as remote-as-number        
        send-community
        send-ext-community
        [no] shutdown
        timers
          advertisement-interval number          
          connect-retry seconds          
          holdtime seconds          
          keepalive seconds        
        update-source ip-address

Options

Neighbor Address
ip-address
IP address of the BGP neighbor.

Operational Commands

show bgp neighbor

Example

Configure a BGP neighbor:

vEdge# show running-config vpn 1 router bgp neighbor 1.10.10.10
vpn 1
 router
bgp 123
   neighbor 1.10.10.10
    no shutdown
    remote-as 456
    !
   !
  !
 !
!

Release Information

Command introduced in Viptela Software Release 14.1.​

Additional Information

See the Unicast Overlay Routing Overview, Configuring Unicast Overlay Routing, and Routing Configuration Example articles for your software release.

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