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QOS on HP Procurve 2910al

Posted on 2011-09-19
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Hi,

I have kit that is marking traffic as 0XB8, I have set the switch to give high priority to DSCP 101110. Is this all I have to do in order to prioritse this traffic? I was confused as whether to choose IP presedence or differential services under "type of service" menu. I am only running the default VLAN. Do I need to do anything with regards to this also? Thanks
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by:Soulja
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DSCP is what you want to go with, but where is your policy(s) enforced?
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by:radiosupport
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Good question! I've no idea! How do I tell? I presumed by setting it up, it would apply to all traffic.
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by:Soulja
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It could apply to all traffic, but at what point of your network will it be enforced. This is usually at the gateway of your network, i.e. router, vlan interface, etc.
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by:radiosupport
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Sorry, I want it to be enforced on this network switch. The unit is plugged directly into this switch. This switch acts as the gateway.
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by:Soulja
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Oh, okay, it that is the case, then you should be set.   It will prioritize your traffic in between it's four queues.

Here is a doc to help you out too:

http://cdn.procurve.com/training/Manuals/2910-ATG-Feb09-5-Qos.pdf
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by:radiosupport
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Thanks, do I have to set anything on the VLAN priority (as attached)?

Or does this override any other settings do you know? Capture
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I believe that would be effective if there were several vlans, but with one vlan, I don't see vlan priority really having any affect.
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Thanks, how would I tell if the QoS is being applied or not? (aside from not hearing glitching audio)
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