Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Quality of Service Configuration Guide, Release 6.x
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Preface

Audience

Organization

Document Conventions

Related Documentation

Documentation Feedback

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Preface


This preface describes the audience, organization, and conventions of the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Quality of Service Configuration Guide. It also provides information on how to obtain related documentation.

This chapter includes the following sections:

Audience

Organization

Document Conventions

Related Documentation

Documentation Feedback

Obtaining Documentation, Obtaining Support, and Security Guidelines

Audience

This guide is for experienced network administrators who configure and maintain Cisco NX-OS devices.

Organization

This publication is organized as follows:

Chapter
Description

New and Changed Information

Describes the new and changed information for each Cisco NX-OS software release.

Chapter 1 "Overview"

Provides an overview of quality of service (QoS) features.

Chapter 2 "Configuring Classification"

Describes how to configure the classification feature.

Chapter 3 "Using Modular QoS CLI"

Describes how to use Modular QoS CLI (MQC) to define QoS policies.

Chapter 4 "Configuring Marking"

Describes how to configure the marking feature.

Chapter 5 "Configuring Mutation Mapping"

Describes how to configure the mutation feature.

Chapter 6 "Configuring Policing"

Describes how to configure the policing feature.

Chapter 7 "Configuring Queuing and Scheduling"

Describes how to configure the queuing and scheduling feature.

Chapter 9 "Configuring Network QoS"

Describes how to configure a network qos policy.

Chapter 9 "Configuring Queuing and Scheduling on F-Series I/O Modules"

Describes how to configure the queuing and scheduling feature on F-Series I/O modules.

Chapter 10 "Configuring Priority Flow Control"

Describes how to configure priority flow control.

Chapter 11 "Configuring Local Policy-Based Routing"

Describes how to configure local policy-based routing.

Chapter 12 "Monitoring QoS Statistics"

Describes how to view QoS statistics.

"Configuration Limits for Cisco NX-OS Quality of Service Configuration Features, Release 6.0"

Lists information related to numerical limitations in implementing QoS.

"Additional References"

Lists related documents and RFCs, and how to get support and help from Cisco.


Document Conventions

This publication uses the following conventions:


Note Means reader take note. Notes contain helpful suggestions or references to material not covered in the manual.



Caution Means reader be careful. In this situation, you might do something that could result in equipment damage or loss of data.


Tip Means the following information will help you solve a problem.


Command descriptions use these conventions:

boldface font

Commands and keywords are in boldface.

italic font

Arguments for which you supply values are in italics.

{ }

Elements in braces are required choices.

[ ]

Elements in square brackets are optional.

x | y | x

Alternative, mutually exclusive elements are separated by vertical bars.


Screen examples use these conventions:

screen font

Terminal sessions and information that the switch displays are in screen font.

boldface screen font

Information that you must enter is in boldface screen font.

italic screen font

Arguments for which you supply values are in italic screen font.

< >

Nonprinting characters, such as passwords, are in angle brackets.

[ ]

Default responses to system prompts are in square brackets.

!, #

An exclamation point (!) or number sign (#) at the beginning of a line of code indicates a comment line.


Related Documentation

Cisco NX-OS includes the following documents:

Release Notes

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Release Notes, Release 6.x

NX-OS Configuration Guides

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Configuration Examples, Release 5.x

Configuring the Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS FabricPath Configuration Guide

Configuring Feature Set for FabricPath

Cisco NX-OS FCoE Configuration Guide for Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco MDS 9500

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Fundamentals Configuration Guide, Release 6.x

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS High Availability and Redundancy Guide

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Interfaces Configuration Guide, Release 6.x

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS IP SLAs Configuration Guide

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Layer 2 Switching Configuration Guide

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS LISP Configuration Guide

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS MPLS Configuration Guide

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Multicast Routing Configuration Guide

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS OTV Configuration Guide

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series OTV Quick Start Guide

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Quality of Service Configuration Guide, Release 6.x

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS SAN Switching Configuration Guide

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Security Configuration Guide, Release 6.x

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS System Management Configuration Guide, Release 6.x

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Unicast Routing Configuration Guide, Release 6.x

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Virtual Device Context Configuration Guide, Release 5.x

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Virtual Device Context Quick Start

NX-OS Command References

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Command Reference Master Index

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS FabricPath Command Reference

Cisco NX-OS FCoE Command Reference for Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco MDS 9500

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Fundamentals Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS High Availability Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Interfaces Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Layer 2 Switching Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS LISP Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS MPLS Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Multicast Routing Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS OTV Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Quality of Service Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS SAN Switching Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Security Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS System Management Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Unicast Routing Command Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Virtual Device Context Command Reference

Other Software Documents

Cisco NX-OS Licensing Guide

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS MIB Quick Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Software Upgrade and Downgrade Guide, Release 6.x

Cisco NX-OS System Messages Reference

Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NX-OS Troubleshooting Guide

Cisco NX-OS XML Interface User Guide

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