QoS limiting download bandwidth for multiple subnets behind LAN interface.

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QoS limiting download bandwidth for multiple subnets behind LAN interface.

Hi,

 

I need to limit download bandwidth for multiple (more than 8) subnets which are behind LAN interface. They need to have different limit values. I can't believe there is only 8 classes and I am limited to them.

 

So is this a hardware limitation? What is the purpose of it? And most important, is there anything to workaround it?

 

Thanks,

 

Rahman

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Re: QoS limiting download bandwidth for multiple subnets behind LAN interface.

Hi @RahmanDuran

 

It depends on your use case.  

There's a limitation to 8 classes per profile.  But you can easily create multiple profiles with the same class using different limits as shown in the screenshot below :

 

large.pngQoS profiles

 

Check the following link with some use case example :

https://live.paloaltonetworks.com/t5/Learning-Articles/How-to-assign-different-bandwidth-for-multipl...

 

Assigning different bandwidth for more than 8 subnets from any particular source (for download) cannot be done.

 

Cheers !

-Kim.

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Re: QoS limiting download bandwidth for multiple subnets behind LAN interface.

Hi,

 

I already read it. And it is useful only for uploads but what I need is to limit download. There are a few hundreds of subnets and thousands of users behind LAN interface. So I am limited to 8 classes. We migrated from Sophos UTM last month. Dissapointed with some limitations I encountered.

 

Thanks,

 

Rahman

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