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enable-performance-mode (Application Identification)


Hierarchy Level


Set the deep packet inspection (DPI) in performance mode for application identification. Performance mode improves application traffic throughput by limiting the maximum DPI processing to four packets per session. This limit includes both client-to-server and server-to-client directions. By default, performance mode is disabled.

Required Privilege Level

view-level—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 17.1.

Support for Next Gen Services introduced in Junos OS Releases 19.3R2 and 19.4R1 on MX Series MX240, MX480 and MX960 using the MX-SPC3 services card.