The ATM Traffic Descriptor, which specifies traffic parameters, including peak cell rate, sustained cell rate, and maximum burst size for both the forward and backward directions of the SVC connection.
What does MBS stand for?
MBS stands for Maximum Burst Size
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Samples in periodicals archive:
For CBR and VBR, the traffic shaper controls the cell rate on a particular virtual circuit according to peak rate, sustained rate, minimum guaranteed rate, maximum burst size and priority level.
Using Foundry's ATM modules, the service provider can discretely assign bandwidth characteristics, such as Peak Cell Rate (PCR), Sustained Cell Rate (SCR), and Maximum Burst Size (MBS) for up to 256 distinct rate-limiting settings.
Customers can now configure each Virtual Channel Connection to transmit a specified peak cell rate, sustained cell rate, maximum burst size, and transmit priority," added Tolmie.
Policing conformance then can be verified on the receiver side by entering specified Generic Cell Rate Algorithm (GCRA) parameters, such as peak cell rate (PCR), cell-delay variation (CDV), sustainable cell rate (SCR) and maximum burst size (MBS).