The major purpose of this group is to coordinate BGP deployment and application in the current Internet.
It intends to create a forum for BGP users to share BGP deployment experiences and also provide a channel for users to communicate with router vendors who implemented or who are implementing BGP. It also intends to discuss BGP policy application and coordinate policy implementation in the current Internet routing environment which includes defining the usage of policy, defining a mechanism to share policy information, etc.
Facilitate the deployment of BGP as widely as possible.
Define the issues and the needs of policy routing in the current Internet architecture. Discuss how BGP policy routing capability applies to Internet policy routing needs. A document may be generated on this topic.
Post an Internet-Draft, defining a mechanism to share policy information between Administrative Domains.
Post as an Internet-Draft, a report of BGP deployment status.