The prioritization paradox

Tolly, Kevin
December 1998
Network World;12/14/98, Vol. 15 Issue 50, p30
Trade Publication
Discusses the bandwidth prioritization strategies of local area network switch vendors. Support of the IEEE 802.1p standard; Implementation of implicit prioritization through proprietary policy-based schemes.


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