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Example: Configuring BGP for CLNS VPNs


This example shows how to create a BGP group for CLNS VPNs, define the BGP peer neighbor address for the group, and define the family.


Before you begin, configure the network interfaces. See the Interfaces User Guide for Security Devices.


In this example, you create the BGP group called pedge-pedge, define the BGP peer neighbor address for the group as, and define the BGP family.


CLI Quick Configuration

To quickly configure this example, copy the following commands, paste them into a text file, remove any line breaks, change any details necessary to match your network configuration, copy and paste the commands into the CLI at the [edit] hierarchy level, and then enter commit from configuration mode.

Step-by-Step Procedure

The following example requires you to navigate various levels in the configuration hierarchy. For information about navigating the CLI, see Using the CLI Editor in Configuration Mode.

To configure BGP for CLNS VPNs:

  1. Configure the BGP group and define the BGP peer neighbor address.
  2. Define the family.
  3. If you are done configuring the device, commit the configuration.


Verifying the Neighbor Status


Display information about the BGP peer.


From operational mode, run the show bgp neighbor command. Look for iso-vpn-unicast in the output.

user@host> show bgp neighbor