Sneak peek of book 'QoS for IP/MPLS Networks'

This week's sneak peek of a Cisco Press book is a chapter from QoS for IP/MPLS Networks by Santiago Alvarez.

Here's the blurb from Cisco Press:

QoS for IP/MPLS Networks is a practical guide that will help you facilitate the design, deployment, and operation of QoS using Cisco IOS Software and Cisco IOS XR Software. The book provides a thorough explanation of the technology behind MPLS QoS and related technologies, including the different design options you can use to build an MPLS network with strict performance requirements. This book discusses MPLS Traffic Engineering (MPLS TE) as a tool to complement MPLS QoS and enhance the performance characteristics of the network. You’ll learn technology, configuration, and operational details, including the essentials facts about the behavior and configuration of the rich MPLS QoS and related MPLS TE functionality. To get the most out of this book, you should have a basic understanding of both IP and MPLS, including the basics of IP addressing and routing and the basics of MPLS forwarding.

Go to the free chapter: Chapter 4: Cisco MPLS Traffic Engineering

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