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Rate Limit on WAN

Hi guys i have a question.......what is the best way to limit your bandwisth to your customer......we are service provider and we have different customers i m pasting a config of one of them please tell me is it the right way to limit the traffic or there is better way to limit the traffic.....plus explain a lil bit how we calculate the formula (it referes to the two rate limit line) how we put numbers in that....Kindly see the attachment....thanks a million

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Those 3 values are "Configured Rate, Normal Burst and Externded Burst".

This is how cisco recommend to configure those values

normal burst = configured rate * (1 byte)/(8 bits) * 1.5 seconds

extended burst = 2 * normal burst

Load interval command controls when input/output data will be loaded for calculation, default value is 5 minutes so yours is set to 30 seconds which means you will have more current stats when you run show interface command.

Hope it helps

Regards,

Muhammad

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hi,

Muhammed has stated it right, but i tend to have Normal Burst = Externded Burst in order for the traffic to be firmly policed to the desired rate.

HTH, please do rate all helpful,

Mohammed Mahmoud.