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trunking

(ˈtrʌŋkɪŋ)
n
1. (Telecommunications) telecomm the cables that take a common route through an exchange building linking ranks of selectors
2. (Building) plastic housing used to conceal wires, etc; casing
3. (Commerce) the delivery of goods over long distances, esp by road vehicles to local distribution centres, from which deliveries and collections are made
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Port Aggregation (PAgP) /Link Aggregation (LACP) (802.
VAL seeks to provide per virtual machine QoS and allows management visibility per VM, and will eventually support IEE Edge Virtual Bridging Standards including Virtual Ethernet Port Aggregation (VPA) in two years.
INTELLAFLEX also offers the highest port aggregation density, with a maximum of 120 1G ports or 32 10G ports in a single chassis.
The 10Gb Ethernet adapter for SGI systems can be placed in a standard PCI-X slot for port aggregation, potentially replacing multiple Gb Ethernet ports with a single 10Gb Ethernet port, and significantly increasing performance and lowering total cost of ownership.
Extended physical device addressing range - Connection to out-of-box storage, 8-meter cable length - Port aggregation
nPulse's customers are now able to get a better handle on their network performance, applications behavior, and security issues by leveraging cPacket's unique features like real-time L2-L7 filtering, port aggregation, and accurate time-stamping," said Rony Kay, founder and CEO of cPacket Networks.
lt;p>The IEEE draft standards boast a feature called Virtual Ethernet Port Aggregation (VEPA), an extension to physical and virtual switching designed to eliminate the large number of switching elements that need to be managed in a data center.
In addition, this new switch family supports port aggregation, which allows Ethernet ports to be combined to form a single higher speed port - as well as port mirroring, which allows all traffic of a port to be 'mirrored' to another so it can be analyzed.
1Q VLAN, Port Aggregation, Spanning Tree, Rapid & Multiple Spanning Tree, NAT, Port Forwarding, DNS, DHCP, and Firewalling.
When three XRT86SH221s are combined on one line card, the device's unique innovative architecture delivers a complete OC-3/STM-1 solution that supports up to 63 E1 port aggregation.
All of these products deliver port aggregation, replication, wire-speed L2-L7 filtering, real time performance analytics, and built-in coherent flow load balancing.
This Tap Switch combines the features of network tap switching, multiple monitoring ports, port aggregation and remote management via both serial and Ethernet ports.