BGP-4

AcronymDefinition
BGP-4Border Gateway Protocol 4 (RFC 1771)
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An optional software upgrade to full Layer 3 services includes support for BGP-4 and multicast protocols.--Foundry networks
Malhotra also provides a detailed presentation of Border Gateway Protocol 4 (BGP-4).
MBGP is based on RFC 2283, Multiprotocol Extensions for BGP-4. Since MBGP is closely related to the current widely deployed BGP protocol, service providers can take advantage of the same policy control tools such as route maps to implement routing policy for multicast.