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About the Forwarding Classes Page

You are here: Network > Class of Service(CoS) > Forwarding Classes.

Use this page to view, add, and delete Forwarding Classes.

Tasks You Can Perform

You can perform the following tasks from this page:

Field Descriptions

Table 1 describes the fields on the Forwarding Classes page.

Table 1: Fields on the Forwarding Classes Page



Forwarding class name

Displays the forwarding class name assigned to the internal queue number.

By default, four forwarding classes are assigned to queue numbers: 0 (best-effort), 1 (assured-forwarding), 5 (expedited-forwarding), and 7 (network-connect).

Queue number

Displays the internal queue numbers to which forwarding classes are assigned.

By default, if a packet is not classified, it is assigned to the class associated with queue 0. You can have more than one forwarding class assigned to a queue number.

Queue characteristics

Displays the queue characteristics, for example, video or voice.