WAAS - Bandwidth Management support?

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Zach Seils Wed, 08/05/2009 - 03:29
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Jose,


Can you please elaborate on your question?


Thanks,

Zach


Sorry, I had a problem with the web. My comment was:


I know that other products such as Juniper's WXC supports Bandwidth Management. Does Cisco WAAS support it too?


Bandwidth Management means:

- Guarantee a minimum bandwidth for your most critical applications.

- Set maximum bandwidths to limit (or drop) low-priority traffic.

- Set priorities to determine how the “excess” bandwidth is allocated.



Thanks in advance.


José Luis



Zach Seils Fri, 08/07/2009 - 13:29
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José,


The WAAS architecture relies on the underlying network infrastructure to manage the QoS for each type of traffic/application. WAAS provides the ability to mark/remark DSCP values in order to signal to the network infrastructure how traffic should be handled.


Regards,

Zach


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