802.1Qbg – Edge Virtual Bridging

The full title of this PAR is “IEEE Standard for Local and Metropolitan Area Networks—Virtual Bridged Local Area Networks – Amendment: Edge Virtual Bridging.”. This standard specifies protocols, procedures, and managed objects that: – Provide for the discovery, configuration, and control of a pair of direct-attached limited-function Service VLAN (S-VLAN) components to extend the services… 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 »