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Configuring Rate-Limit Actions for External Parent Groups (SRC CLI)

 

Use the following statement to configure rate-limit profiles for external parent groups:

To configure rate-limit profiles for external parent groups:

  1. From configuration mode, specify the name of the external parent group for which you want to configure the rate-limit profile. For example, to configure the rate-limit profile for an external parent group called epg1:

    Specify the rate-limit options:

    • Specify that the rate-limit is either one rate or two rate. The rate-limit type determines the options that you can configure for a rate-limit action.

    • (Optional) Configure the target rate for the traffic that the policy covers.

    • (Optional) Configure the amount of bandwidth allocated to burst traffic in bytes.

    • (Optional) For two-rate rate-limit profiles, specify the amount of bandwidth allocated to excess traffic flow over the committed rate.

    • (Optional) For two-rate rate-limit profiles, specify the amount of bandwidth allocated to burst traffic in excess of the peak rate.

    • (Optional) Set the rate-limit to color aware for the rate-limit to process color values set in the TOS byte of the packet header.

  2. (Optional) Verify your configuration.