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Creating a Multicast VPN Service Order

 

This topic describes how to use the Network Activate application to create a Multicast VPN (MVPN) service order.

Note

Multicast VPN services are supported on LN2600, SRX 550/650, and MX devices only.

  1. To select a service definition on which to base the new service order, in the Network Activate task pane, select Service Provisioning > Manage Service Orders > Create L3VPN Service Order.
  2. In the Select Service Definition page, select the service definition upon which you want to base your service order, then click Next.
  3. In the Enter Order Information page, enter information in the relevant fields as described in the following table:

    Field

    Description

    Service Definition

    The service definition upon which this service order is based.

    Name

    Type a name for the service order.

    Customer

    Enter the customer for which you are creating the service order.

    Comments

    Enter comments to describe the service order (optional).

    MVPN

    If selected, this check box indicates that the service order is intended to function in a Multicast VPN. This check box is selected if it was selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    VPN Settings

    The VPN settings listed in this panel correspond to the settings selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    Autopick VLAN ID

    This check box is selected automatically if it was selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    Autopick Hub Route Target

    This check box is selected automatically if it was selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    Autopick Spoke Route Target

    This check box is selected automatically if it was selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    Autopick Hub Route Distinguisher

    This check box is selected automatically if it was selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    Autopick Spoke Route Distinguisher

    This check box is selected automatically if it was selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    Autopick Interface IP Address

    This check box is selected automatically if it was selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    VRF Table Label

    This check box is selected automatically if it was selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    Export Direct Routes

    This check box is selected automatically if it was selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    PE-CE Settings

    Routing Protocol

    OSPF/Static Route–This routing protocol corresponds to the protocol selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    OSPF domain ID

    This field is optional.

  4. Click Next.
  5. Select the device for which you want to implement the service order.
  6. Click Next.
  7. In the Endpoint Settings page, enter information as described in the following table:

    Field

    Description

    Add Endpoints

    Device

    Add the devices for which you intend to implement this service order.

    UNI Interface

    Select the interface on each device for which you intend to implement this service order.

    UNI Description

    Enter the description for the selected UNI interface. The Description field is displayed in Modify Service Order, View Service Order Details, Modify Service, and View Service pages. You can edit this field while modifying a Layer 3 VPN service order or service.

    Range: 0 through 128 characters

    Set loopback

    Select this check box to create a loopback interface for the service order.

    Note: If you provision a loopback interface for an L3VPN service, an operator is able to identify a VRF routing instance. Thereafter, an operator can manually ping a remote CE router from a local PE router.

    Ethernet option

    VLAN

    This field displays the value specified in the service definition upon which you are basing this service order.

    UNI interface

    Select the interface on the device for which you intend to implement this service order.

    Autopick interface IP

    This check box is selected automatically if it was selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    IP pool type

    Global

    This field displays the value specified in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    IP address pool

    Select the IP address pool from the list.

    IP block size

    This field displays the value specified in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    Autopick VLAN ID

    This check box is selected automatically if it was selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    Routing protocol

    BGP

    This field displays the value specified in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    Autopick neighbor IP

    This check box is selected automatically if it was selected in the service definition upon which this service order is based.

    Peer AS

    The peer autonomous system number.

    Select a Peer AS from the list.

  8. Click Create.