Layer 3 Configuration – BGP Networks

There are features and functions used in Arista NetVisor UNUM and Insight Analytics that are common throughout the user interface (UI). Please refer to the Common Functions section for more information on the use of these functions and features.

BGP Neighbors

Selecting Manager → Layer 3 → BGP Networks displays the BGP Networks dashboard with a list of any existing BGP Networks entries. 

Select the applicable Fabric from the left-hand navigation bar and the dashboard updates showing all BGP Networks entries from all switches within the Fabric.


Note: If no entries exist a "No Data Exists" message is displayed. You must first configure an entry on a switch. Prerequisite settings and configuration may be required.

The dashboard displays a list of existing BGP Networks entries by Switch and selected vRouter. Additional parameters include: Network,Netmask, and VRF.

Manager Layer 3 BGP Networks - Fabric Dashboard

Add BGP Network To vRouter

BGP neighbors are added by selecting Add Border Gateway Protocol Network to vRouter

To add a BGP Neighbor click Add Border Gateway Protocol Network to vRouter and enter the configuration parameters which include:

Switch / FRG  – The switch name or Fabric Resource Group.

Network  – The IP address for BGP Network.

Netmask  – The BGP Network mask.

Manager Layer 3 BGP Network - Add Network

Select additional field parameters by clicking on the icon. Additional fields include: 

Additional fields include: 

VRF – Name of VRF.

Click Save to continue or Cancel to return to the previous screen without saving any changes.

Delete BGP Network

To delete a BGP Network entry use Delete by selecting the Cog icon. A confirmation message requires an acknowledgment to continue deletion. 

Manager Delete BGP Network Confirmation

Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the previous screen without making any changes.