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Hierarchy Level


Specify the traffic rate in bits per second.


bps —Traffic rate to be specified in bits per second. Specify bps as a decimal value or as a decimal number followed by one of the following abbreviations:

  • k (thousand)

  • m (million)

  • g (billion, which is also called a thousand million)


    • 1000 (1k) through 102,300,000,000 (102.3g) bps (EX Series switches)

    • 8000 (8k) through 40,000,000,000 (40g) bps (routers)

Required Privilege Level

firewall—To view this statement in the configuration.firewall-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.

Logical systems support introduced in Junos OS Release 9.3.