Virtual Channel Groups Configuration Page Options

  1. Select Configure>Class of Service>Virtual Channel Groups in the J-Web user interface.

    The Virtual Channel Group Information configuration page appears. Table 165 explains the contents of this page.

  2. Click one:
    • Add—Adds a new or duplicate virtual group channel configuration. Enter information as specified in Table 166.
    • Edit—Edits the selected virtual group channel configuration.
    • Delete—Deletes the selected virtual group channel configuration.
  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.

Table 165: Virtual Channel Group Information Configuration Page

Field

Function

Virtual Channel Group Name

Displays the name of defined virtual channel groups.

Virtual Channel Name

Displays the name of defined virtual channels.

Default

Displays the default virtual channel of a group marking.

Scheduler Map

Displays the scheduler map assigned to a particular virtual channel.

Shaping Rate

Displays the shaping rate configured for a virtual channel.

Table 166: Add Virtual Channel Group Information Configuration Details

Field FunctionAction

Virtual Channel Name

Specifies the name of a virtual channel to be assigned to a virtual channel group.

Select a predefined name from the list or enter a new virtual channel name.

Scheduler Map

Specifies a predefined scheduler map to assign to a virtual channel.

Scheduler maps associate schedulers with forwarding classes.

Select a scheduler map from the list.

Unconfigured

Specifies no shaping rate.

Select the option.

Shaping Rate

Specifies the shaping rate for a virtual channel.

Configuring a shaping rate is optional. If no shaping rate is configured, a virtual channel without a shaper can use the full logical interface bandwidth. The options available are:

  • Absolute Rate—Configures a shaping rate as an absolute number of bits per second. The range is 3200 through 320000000000.
  • Percent—Configures a shaping rate as a percentage. The range is 0 through 100.

Select an option.

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