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Hierarchy Level


Specify the Ethernet VPN (EVPN) provider edge (PE) multihoming interconnect gateway (iGW) peer devices.

With this setting, iGW devices can handle control plane routing more simply and avoid loops during EVPN configuration changes, which helps optimize forwarding between the peer iGW devices.

We require this statement on all peer multihoming iGW devices that use the interconnect statement to configure data center interconnect (DCI) and seamless stitching with EVPN Type 2 or Type 5 routes.


[interconnect-multihoming-peer-gateway-IP-address …]—List of the peer iGW PE device loopback IPv4 addresses.

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

routing-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS and Junos OS Evolved Release 22.2R1.