What is Line-Speed Forwarding?

Created Apr 28, 2014 12:12:09Latest reply Apr 30, 2014 13:58:14 1669 2 0 0

Hi all,

Could anyone please explain what does line-speed forwarding means?

And how it would affect my switches when the line card used couldn't support line-speed forwarding?


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Sophoni  Moderator   Created Apr 30, 2014 09:10:58 Helpful(0) Helpful(0)

I think line-speed is Performance parameters. If the card not support the performance, it could not forwarding so much flow.

if you create so much flow ,  it will lost packet.


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debugger  Mentor   Created Apr 30, 2014 13:58:14 Helpful(0) Helpful(0)

line-speed means forwarding as the full speed of the interface capacity
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