In my previous post Segment Routing I described basic concept of SR and how it works from data-plane and control-plane perspective. In this article I am going to focus how SR interact with L3VPN and MPLS TE. To do so I am going to use below network topology with Cisco IOS-XE 16.10.
The L3VPN configuration with SR is no different than traditional MPLS L3VPN deployment apart there is no LDP requirement. The CSR3 is configured as VPNv4 RR and basic VRF configuration is on each PE router.
This is configuration on the CSR1, no fancy stuff just simple VPNv4 configuration for BGP and redistribution connected into the VRF.Continue reading