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New Contributor
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎10-05-2016

storm limit for some ports


in cisco we can enable storm and set if they exceed 10k pps then shutdown the port for X seconds so for my brocade if ind this :


i does not understand "1000 kbps and "threshold 1000"

if we enter 1000kbps then my servers speed will be 1000kbps ? if this is correct what is "threshold 1000" ?

because when in ciso we enter 10k pps for example it does not have interfere with servers speed (maybe our server start many many download together then storm happen)

can any one explain it ?



Former Brocadian
Posts: 238
Registered: ‎06-30-2010

Re: storm limit for some ports



This is a new feature in FastIron 8.0.30h


There is a knowledge base article which describes the feature in more detail Article number 000010260




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