What is mbgp?



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Multiprotocol Extensions for BGP, sometimes referred to as Multiprotocol BGP or Multicast BGP and defined in IETF RFC 4760, is an extension to Border Gateway Protocol that allows different types of addresses to be distributed in parallel. Multiprotocol Extensions for BGP (MBGP or MP-BGP), sometimes referred to as Multiprotocol BGP or Multicast BGP and defined in IETF RFC 4760, is an extension to Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) that allows different types of addresses (known as address families) to be distributed in parallel. MP-BGP (Multiprotocol BGP) supports multiple address-families like IPv4 unicast / multicast, IPv6 unicast / multicast and MPLS VPN labels. Multiprotocol BGP (MP-BGP) peering of VPN community provider edge (PE) devices—MP-BGP propagates virtual routing and forwarding (VRF). MBGP is an enhanced BGP that carries routing information for multiple network layer protocols and IP multicast routes. What is MBGP? Multicast Border Gateway Protocol (MBGP).



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