The RIPE Database training course is a one-day course. We'll make you a capable user of the RIPE Database. Mixing hands-on activities with theory, the course participants will get a comprehensive idea of what the RIPE Database is and what they can do with it. You should attend this training course if you are part of the staff of a Local Internet Registry (LIR) in the RIPE NCC service region, and need to register networks in the RIPE Database.
You should attend this training course if you are part of the staff of a Local Internet Registry (LIR) in the RIPE NCC service region, and need to register networks in the RIPE Database.
Basic understanding of:
IP addresses and subnetting
BGP and routing
1. What is the RIPE Database?
2. How does it work?
3. How to update it?
4. Delegating address space to others
5. RIPE Routing Registry
6. Reverse DNS
7. More RIPE Database
8. The RESTful API
The course doesn't cover:
Understand the function, scope and importance of the RIPE Database
Understand how to query the RIPE Database in order to get information
Understand how to create and update objects in the RIPE Database
Understand how the protection mechanisms work in the RIPE Database
Understand how hierarchical authorisation works for the creation of more specific inetnum and inet6num objects
Understand how to create route(6) objects in the RIPE Database Routing Registry
Understand how to request reverse delegation using the RIPE Database
Understand the benefits of using the API to query and update the RIPE Database