Multihoming bare-metal infrastructures - part 2

Previously on Multihoming... As you know, we designed a multihoming point of peering to secure our nines and ensure a reliable service for our customers. We previously saw that it's possible to do some ECMP Load sharing on BGP. There was several caveats to this design choice though. If you're…

Multihoming bare-metal infrastructure

Where did it came from? Since we decided to use Quagga and BGP to deploy our overlay network infrastructure internally; extending this logic to a multihoming point of peering wasn't much of a stretch. Why do we need multihoming? Relying on a single hosting provider is quite problematic. We use…