Link Aggregation Configuration Page Options

  1. Select Configure>Interface>Link Aggregation.

    The link aggregation configuration page appears. Table 17 explains the contents of this page.

  2. Click one:
    • Device Count—Creates an Link Aggregated Ethernet interface, or LAG. You can choose the number of device that you want to create. Enter information as specified in Table 18.
    • Add—Adds a new link aggregation configuration. Enter information as specified in Table 19.
    • Edit—Edits a selected link aggregation configuration.
    • Delete—Deletes a selected link aggregation configuration.
    • Disable Port/Enable Port—Disables or enables the configured port.
  3. Click one:
    • OK—Saves the configuration and returns to the main configuration page.
    • Commit Options>Commit—Commits the configuration and returns to the main configuration page.
    • Cancel—Cancels your entries and returns to the main configuration page.

Field

Function

Aggregated Interface

Displays the name of the aggregated interface.

Link Status

Displays whether the interface is linked (Up) or not linked (Down).

VLAN (VLAN ID)

Displays the Virtual LAN identifier value for IEEE 802.1Q VLAN tags (0.4094).

Description

Provides a description of the LAG.

Details of Aggregation

Name

Displays the name of the select LAG.

Value

Displays the value of the LAG.

Field FunctionAction

Enable aggregation

Specifies the option to enable aggregation.

Select the option.

Device Count

Specifies the device count.

Enter the device count.

Field FunctionAction

Aggregated Interface

Specifies the name of the aggregated interface. If an aggregated interface already exists, then the field is displayed as read-only.

Enter the aggregated interface name.

LACP Mode

Specifies the mode in which Link Aggregation Control Protocol packets are exchanged between the interfaces. The modes are:

  • None—Indicates that no mode is applicable.
  • Active—Indicates that the interface initiates transmission of LACP packets
  • Passive—Indicates that the interface only responds to LACP packets.

Select an option.

Description

Provides a description for the LAG.

Enter a description.

Interface

Displays the interfaces available for aggregation. The options available are:

  • Add—Adds the interface.
  • Remove—Removes the interface.

Note: Only interfaces that are configured with the same speed can be selected together for a LAG.

Select an option.

Speed

Displays the speed of the interface.

  • Add—Adds the interface.
  • Remove—Removes the interface.

Select an option.

Enable Log

Specifies whether or not to enable generation of log entries for a LAG.

Select to enable log generation.

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