802.1Qau – Congestion Notification

The full title of this PAR is “IEEE Standard for Local and Metropolitan Area Networks—Virtual Bridged Local Area Networks – Amendment: 10: Congestion Notification.”. This standard specifies protocols, procedures and managed objects that support congestion management of long-lived data flows within network domains of limited bandwidth delay product. This is achieved by enabling bridges to… read more »

Addressing and Data Center Bridging (DCB)

The Addressing and Data Center Bridging (DCB) Task Group (TG) is a part of the IEEE 802.1 Working Group. For general information, please refer to the 802.1 home page. The Addressing and DCB task group has a charter covering two areas: Addressing and  Data Center Bridging. The current work on Addressing is to develop protocols for… read more »