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This tutorial describes a detailed procedure showing how to configure traffic shaper on a HP Switch.  (1910 - JE009A)

YOUTUBE

In our channel you can view the video of this tutorial.



BOOK

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Despite having a good knowledge related to computer networks and even have some certifications on the subject, Luke, a 26-year-old IT analyst has just received a mission to deploy a new network using only HP switches.

EQUIPMENT LIST

The link below shows a list of the network equipment that I used to implement my network project:

 EQUIPMENT LIST

This link will also show the software that I used to implement my network project.



PLAYLIST

The link below shows a playlist with hp switch tutorials containing step by step procedures to configure you network project. 

 PLAYLIST



TUTORIAL

Open your browser, enter the IP address of your HP switch and access its configuration web interface.

switch hp configuracao ip inicial 2

When presented with the login prompt enter the following information:

  • Username: admin
  • Password: (no password)

After a successful login it will display the Switch's administrative interface menu.

 

switch hp configurar vlan interface web 1


Click on the QoS menu and select the GTS option.

 

switch hp limitar banda interface web 1

When presented the configuration screen:

  • Select the switch port to be limited.
  • Enable generic traffic shaper (GTS).
  • As we are limiting the entire port, select match any
  • Enter the desired bandwidth in kbps as shown in this video tutorial. (In our example the port is limited to 50KBytes, or 400kbps)


  • switch hp limitar banda interface web 2 


Connect a computer to the limited switch port and attempt a download a file as demonstrated in our video.

switch hp limitar banda interface web 3

 

 CONCLUSION

This tutorial presented the process of bandwidth shaper configuration on an HP switch.