confederation

To configure the confederation parameters for the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP), use the confederation command.

confederation { identifier | peers } as-number

Syntax Description

identifier
Sets the routing domain confederation autonomous system (AS) number.
peers
Sets the peer AS numbers for a BGP confederation.
as-number
Autonomous system number. The AS number can be a 16-bit integer or a 32-bit integer in the form of <higher 16-bit decimal number>.<lower 16-bit decimal number>.

Command Default

None

Command Modes

Router configuration mode
Router VRF mode

Command History

Release
Modification
5.0(3)N1(1)
This command was introduced.

Usage Guidelines

This command requires the LAN Enterprise Services license.

Examples

This example shows how to configure the confederation identifier:

switch# configure terminal
switch(config)# router bgp 65536.33
switch(config-router)# confederation identifier 65536.33
 

Related Commands

Command
Description
show bgp
Displays information about BGP.