We had a problem today, where a user initiated a large download from the internet that consumed most of our 50Mbps internet link. Consequently this affected some of our outbound traffic. What is the best way to restrict these downloads on a Cisco 2951 router? Is policing on the ingress the right way?
I would police inbound on the WAN interface of the router. If the excessive bandwidth consumption is just in download you don't need to police or share in upstream (I mean form site to Internet) but if it's required I would apply policing inbound on the LAN interface.
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