Generally, you want QOS classifying as close the edges as you can get it. Then 
you want your switches to honor the TOS/COS tags, then you want your edge 
router to police/queue/fragment to your upstream.

John

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Rick Smith [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
>Sent: Wednesday, March 29, 2006 04:09 AM
>To: 'WISPA General List'
>Subject: Re: [WISPA] Switch Recomendation
>
>I can't see how having a QOS switch could hurt...with VOIP, QOS in as
>many places
>as possible can only help...
>
>Paul Hendry wrote:
>
>>Is the switch likely to be the bottle neck in your network? Surely you want
>>QoS enabled routers where bandwidth isn't plentiful.
>>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On
>>Behalf Of George
>>Sent: 29 March 2006 03:50
>>To: WISPA General List
>>Subject: Re: [WISPA] Switch Recomendation
>>
>>Thanks matt and larry.
>>I have a 2512 procurve that we like and a Dell switch as well.
>>
>>Who makes the Dell switches for Dell?
>>
>>Guess what I really want is to make sure that those little voice packets
>>get the priority :)
>>
>>George
>>
>>Matt Liotta wrote:
>>
>>
>>>We've found that you don't really need a QoS capable switch. What is
>>>more important is for the appropriate COS and TOS bits to be set by the
>>>VoIP device(s) in question and have a switch capable of "doing the right
>>>thing" with those packets. Every enterprise grade switch we have looked
>>>at seems to do the right thing when the bits are set. We've been happy
>>>with Dell switchs for example.
>>>
>>>-Matt
>>>
>>>George Rogato wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>>I need a recommendation for a 12 port switch that handles a high
>>>>amount of packet per second and has qos for voip.
>>>>Cost isn't an issue.
>>>>
>>>>Anyone have a suggestion?
>>>>
>>>>Thanks
>>>>George
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>>
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