Configuring CoS Host Outbound Traffic (NSM Procedure)

You can modify the default queue assignment (forwarding class) and Differentiated Services Code Point (DSCP) bits used in the Type Of Service (ToS) field of packets generated by the Routing Engine.

To configure CoS Host Outbound Traffic in NSM:

  1. In the NSM navigation tree, select Device Manager > Devices.
  2. Click the Device Tree tab, and then double-click the device for which you want to configure Class-of-Service Host Outbound Traffic.
  3. Click the Configuration tab. In the configuration tree, expand Class of Service.
  4. Select Host Outbound Traffic.
  5. Add or modify settings as specified in Table 204.
  6. Click one:
    • OK—Saves the changes.
    • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.

Table 204: Host Outbound Traffic Configuration Details

Option

Function

Your Action

Forwarding Class

Defines a forwarding class name.

In the Forwarding Class box, enter the name for the forwarding class.

Dscp Code Point

Sets the value of the DSCP code point in the ToS field of the packet generated by the Routing Engine (host).

From the Dscp Code Point list, select the DSCP code point value.

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