OS10 Enterprise Edition User Guide Release


Layer 2

Verifies device credentials prior to sending or receiving packets using the Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) (see 802.1X Commands ).
Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP)
Exchanges information between two systems and automatically establishes a LAG between the systems (see LACP Commands).
Link Layer Discovery Protocol (LLDP)
Enables a LAN device to advertise its configuration and receive configuration information from adjacent LLDP-enabled infrastructure devices (see LLDP Commands).
Media Access Control (MAC)
Configures limits, redundancy, balancing, and failure detection settings for devices on your network using tables (see MAC Commands ).
Multiple Spanning-Tree (MST)
Mapping of MST instances and allows you to map many VLANs to a single spanning-tree instance, reducing the total number of required instances (see MST Commands).
Rapid Per-VLAN Spanning-Tree Plus (RPVST+)
Combination of rapid spanning-tree and per-VLAN spanning-tree plus for faster convergence and interoperability (see RPVST+ Commands).
Rapid Spanning-Tree Protocol (RSTP)
Faster convergence and interoperability with devices configured with the Spanning-Tree and Multiple Spanning-Tree Protocols (STPs and MSTPs) (see RSTP Commands).
Virtual LANs (VLANs)
Improved security to isolate groups of users into different VLANs and the ability to create a single VLAN across multiple devices (see VLAN Commands).
Port Monitoring (Local/Remote)
Port monitoring of ingress or egress traffic, or both ingress and egress traffic, on specified port(s). Monitoring methods include port-mirroring, remote port monitoring, and encapsulated remote-port monitoring (see Local/Remote Commands).

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