Technical Documentation



type-of-service service-type;

Hierarchy Level

[edit services application-identification application application-name]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.5.


Define the type of service by service objective. There is no default value.


The following service-type options are available:

  • maximize-reliability—Service designed for maximum reliability in packet transmission.
  • maximize-throughput—Service designed for maximum throughput.
  • minimize-delay—Service designed for minimum delay in packet transmission.
  • minimize-monetary-cost—Service designed for minimum monetary cost.

Usage Guidelines

See Defining an Application Identification.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

interface-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Published: 2010-04-28