To configure a BGP profile using the web interface:
- Navigate to .
- Select the Cloud.
- Click the BGP Peering tab, and click the Edit icon to reveal more fields.
- Enter the following information.
Local Autonomous System ID: a value between 1 and 4294967295
BGP type: iBGP or eBGP
- Click Add New Peer to reveal a set of fields appropriate to iBGP or eBGP.
Remote AS is an additional field in eBGP. BGP peering (as eBGP) is explained as follows:
SE placement network
Subnet provides reachability for peer
Peer BGP router’s IP address
Remote AS, a value between 1 and 4294967295, applies only to eBGP
Peer Autonomous System MD5 digest secret key
BFD option (on by default, enables very fast link failure detection through BFD, the only async mode is supported)
Advertise VIP (to this peer, on by default)
Advertise SNAT (to this peer, on by default)
- Click Save. The BGP Peering screen appears.