I have been asked to build a test lab environment that looks like our production environment. I thought I would use policy and shaping commands on several VLANs in my 6500 to emulate T-1's and DS3's. Any suggestions? I realize I won't be able to get circuit delay, but I should be able to get traffic to buffer, right?
There are a number of products such as LANForge ICE and Shunra that will emulate WAN performance. These will do both bandwidth adjustments as well as RTT delay and even jitter and packet loss, so you can emulate a "good" WAN and then a "bad" WAN.
True, "bandwidth" won't do actual throughput. You should be able to use the interface "speed" command, at least on serial ports.
If you need to limit speed on ethernet, throw a couple old 2500 routers together and use their serial ports with "speed 64000" or something, and put that setup between the normally-ethernet-connected units. Now your "WAN" between the ethernet ports is 64k.
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